Synonyms of limited


1. express, limited, public transport

usage: public transport consisting of a fast train or bus that makes only a few scheduled stops; "he caught the express to New York"


1. restrict, restrain, trammel, limit, bound, confine, throttle, control, hold in, hold, contain, check, curb, moderate

usage: place limits on (extent or access); "restrict the use of this parking lot"; "limit the time you can spend with your friends"

2. limit, circumscribe, confine, decrease, lessen, minify

usage: restrict or confine, "I limit you to two visits to the pub a day"

3. specify, set, determine, define, fix, limit, choose, take, select, pick out

usage: decide upon or fix definitely; "fix the variables"; "specify the parameters"


1. limited (vs. unlimited), minor, modest, small, small-scale, pocket-size, pocket-sized, narrow, narrow

usage: small in range or scope; "limited war"; "a limited success"; "a limited circle of friends"

2. circumscribed, limited, restricted (vs. unrestricted)

usage: subject to limits or subjected to limits

3. limited, noncomprehensive (vs. comprehensive), incomprehensive

usage: including only a part

4. limited, modified, qualified (vs. unqualified)

usage: mediocre

5. limited, moderate (vs. immoderate)

usage: not excessive

6. limited, special, specific (vs. general) (vs. nonspecific)

usage: having a specific function or scope; "a special (or specific) role in the mission"

7. limited, finite (vs. infinite)

usage: not unlimited; "a limited list of choices"

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Definition and meaning of limited (Dictionary)