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British English: /ˈlɪmɪt/
American English: /ˈlɪmɪt/

Translation of limit in Italian:


  • 1 (maximum extent) there will be no limit to the violence
    la violenza non conoscerà limiti
    it's beyond the limit(s) of my experience
    è al di là della mia esperienza
    to push somebody to the limit
    spingere qualcuno al limite
    he has pushed my patience to the limit o to its limits
    la mia pazienza è al limite
    it's the limit! [informal]
    questo è il colmo!
    you're the limit! [informal]
    sei il colmo!
  • 3 (boundary)
    (of territory, universe) limite (masculine)
    confine (masculine) (of di)
    (of power, science) limite (masculine) (of di)
    within the limits of what we can do
    nei limiti di quello che possiamo fare
    “is it possible?” - “yes, within limits”
    “è possibile?” - “sì, entro certi limiti”
    to be off limits (Military)
    essere off limits
    the garden is off limits
    l'accesso al giardino è vietato
    my private life is off limits
    la mia vita privata non vi riguarda

transitive verb

  • (restrict)
    limitare (use, imports, actions)
    to be limited to doing
    limitarsi a fare
    spending is limited to two million
    le spese si limitano a due milioni
    places are limited to 60
    i posti sono solo 60

reflexive verb

  • to limit oneself
    to limit oneself to
    limitarsi a (amount, quantity)
    you're limiting yourself by not doing
    sei limitato se non fai
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