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American English: /ˌlɪməˈteɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /lɪmɪˈteɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of limitation in Spanish:


  • 1 uncountable or countable (restriction) arms limitation
    limitación de armamentos
    Example sentences
    • 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
    also: limitations plural
    2.1 (weaknesses) (sometimes singular)
    limitaciones (feminine plural)
    I know my limitations
    soy consciente de mis limitaciones
    to have one's limitations
    tener sus ( or mis etc) limitaciones
    Example sentences
    • 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.
    2.2 countable (handicap)
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