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

Translation of limit in Italian:

noun

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

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