Definition of speed limit in English:

speed limit

Syllabification: speed lim·it


  • The maximum speed at which a vehicle may legally travel on a particular stretch of road.
    More example sentences
    • Ms. Jones testified that she was traveling just below the speed limit of 80 kilometres per hour.
    • There was a lot of local outrage when the speed limit on suburban roads in Perth was dropped to 50 kph.
    • It's a bit like being sold a Ferrari when everyone knows the speed limit is 40 mph.

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