Translation of limitation in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˌlɪməˈteɪʃən; ˌlɪmɪˈteɪʃən/


  • 1 uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable (restriction) limitación (f), restricción (f) arms limitation limitación de armamentos
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    • All this bill represents is restrictive trade practice and limitations on entry to the industry.
    • Britain's drinking problem is the latest in a list of excuses for prescriptive limitations on society.
    • The situation changes when the rules of the game introduce limitations on available moves.
  • 2
    (limitations plural)
    2.1 (weaknesses) (sometimes singular/a veces en singular) limitaciones (feminine plural) I know my limitations soy consciente de mis limitaciones to have one's limitations tener* sus ( or mis etc) limitaciones 2.2 countable/numerable (handicap) desventaja (feminine)
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    • Humility is in reality, a strength and involves acknowledging both our abilities and our limitations.
    • The key to avoiding accidents is to be aware of what is going on around you to know the limitations and abilities of your vehicle and yourself.
    • She recognized her limitations and failings and would mention them and make amendments.

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