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Adjective: limiting  li-mi-ting
  1. Restricting the scope or freedom of action
    - confining, constraining, constrictive
  2. (grammar) strictly limiting the reference of a modified word or phrase
Noun: limiting  li-mi-ting
  1. The grammatical relation that exists when a word qualifies the meaning of the phrase
    - modification, qualifying
Verb: limit  li-mit
  1. Place limits on (extent, amount or access)
    "limit the time you can spend with your friends";
    - restrict, trammel, bound, confine, throttle
  2. Restrict or confine within limits
    "I limit you to two visits to the pub a day";
    - circumscribe, confine to
  3. Decide upon definitely; give a value
    "limit the parameters";
    - specify, set, determine, define, fix

Derived forms: limitings

See also: restrictive

Type of: choose, decrease, grammatical relation, lessen, minify, pick out, select, take

Encyclopedia: Limiting