limit

  • 1 Limit — Limit …

    Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • 2 limit# — limit n Limit, bound, confine, end, term are comparable when they mean an actual or imaginary line beyond which a thing does not or cannot extend. Limit is the most inclusive of these terms because it carries no necessary implication of number,… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 3 Limit — Lim it (l[i^]m [i^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Limited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Limiting}.] [F. limiter, L. limitare, fr. limes, limitis, limit; prob. akin to limen threshold, E. eliminate; cf. L. limus sidelong.] To apply a limit to, or set a limit for;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Limit — Lim it (l[i^]m [i^]t), n. [From L. limes, limitis: cf. F. limite; or from E. limit, v. See {Limit}, v. t.] 1. That which terminates, circumscribes, restrains, or confines; the bound, border, or edge; the utmost extent; as, the limit of a walk, of …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Limit — steht für eine Mengengrenze oder Betragsgrenze, siehe Grenzwert einen Begriff aus dem Pokerspiel, siehe Liste von Pokerbegriffen einen Orderzusatz einer Wertpapierorder in Form einer Kursober oder untergrenze, siehe Limitorder Limit… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 6 limit — [lim′it] n. [OFr limite < L limes (gen. limitis), border, frontier] 1. the point, line, or edge where something ends or must end; boundary or border beyond which something ceases to be or to be possible 2. [pl.] bounds; boundary lines 3. the… …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 limit — I noun ambit, border, bound, boundary, boundary line, circumscriptio, circumscription, extreme boundary final point, finis, fringe, frontier, furthest point, line of demarcation, outer edge, outer line, outer point, perimeter, rim, terminus,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 8 Limit — Sn Grenze, Preisrahmen erw. fach. (20. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus ne. limit, dieses aus frz. limite f., aus l. līmes (limitis) m. Grenzlinie, Querweg, Rain . Schon früher aus dem Französischen entlehnt ist die verbale Ableitung limitieren.… …

    Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • 9 limit — lìmit m DEFINICIJA 1. ograničenje, granica 2. veličina ili vrijednost koja se ne smije prekoračiti [postaviti limit; dosegnuti limit] 3. ekon. bank. najviša cijena po kojoj se može kupiti ili prodati neki vrijednosni papir, deviza ili roba… …

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  • 10 limit — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mnż I, D. u, Mc. limiticie {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} nieprzekraczalna granica określająca ilość czegoś, np. kosztów, czasu, etatów, studentów : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Limit czasu. Przekroczyć limit pieniężny. Limit przyjęć na… …

    Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • 11 limit — ► NOUN 1) a point beyond which something does not or may not pass. 2) a restriction on the size or amount of something. 3) the furthest extent of one s endurance. ► VERB (limited, limiting) ▪ set or serve as a limit to. ● …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 limit — as a verb, has inflected forms limited, limiting. Limit means ‘to put a limit on’, i.e. ‘restrict’, whereas delimit means ‘to determine the boundaries of’, and is used with reference to territories, frontiers, etc …

    Modern English usage

  • 13 limit — [n1] greatest extent absolute, bitter end*, border, bottom line*, bound, bourne, breaking point*, brim, brink, cap, ceiling, check, circumscription, conclusion, confinement, confines, curb, cutoff point*, deadline, destination, edge, end, end… …

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  • 14 Limit — Limit,das:⇨Grenze(1,c) Limit 1.(äußerste)Grenze,Grenzwert,Begrenzung,Obergrenze,Untergrenze,Rahmen,Preisgrenze,Extrem,Äußerstes,äußersterPreis/Umfang 2.Leistungsgrenze,Maximalleistung,Minimalleistung,Mindestleistung …

    Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • 15 Limit — »‹Preis›grenze«: Das Fremdwort wurde im 20. Jh. aus gleichbed. engl. limit entlehnt, das über frz. limite auf lat. limes (limitis) »Grenzweg, Grenze, Grenzwall« zurückgeht …

    Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • 16 Limit — Lim it, v. i. To beg, or to exercise functions, within a certain limited region; as, a limiting friar. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 lìmit — m 1. {{001f}}ograničenje, granica 2. {{001f}}veličina ili vrijednost koja se ne smije prekoračiti [postaviti ∼; dosegnuti ∼] 3. {{001f}}ekon. bank. najviša cijena po kojoj se može kupiti ili prodati neki vrijednosni papir, deviza ili roba ✧… …

    Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • 18 limit — See price limit, position limit, and variable limit. The CENTER ONLINE Futures Glossary See trading limit. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary A contract s maximum price advance or decline from the previous day s settlement price permitted in one… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 19 limit — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ outer ▪ northern, southern, etc. ▪ three mile, etc. ▪ city …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 20 limit — lim|it1 W2S2 [ˈlımıt] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(greatest/least allowed)¦ 2¦(greatest amount possible)¦ 3¦(place)¦ 4 off limits 5 within limits 6 be over the limit 7 know your limits 8 have your limits ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1300 140 …

    Dictionary of contemporary English