Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / limitation
FEEDBACK

limitation

See definition of limitation on Dictionary.com

How to use limitation in a sentence

There could be no social remedy for poverty except the almost impossible remedy of the limitation of life itself.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
This limitation related, so a court decided, to loss resulting from the nature of the things stored.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
This evidently explains but little of the real reason both of the grant and its limitation.
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 177, MARCH 19, 1853VARIOUS
It was a limitation of Thomas Hutchinson's excellent administrative mind that lie was wholly unaware of this crisis.
THE EVE OF THE REVOLUTIONCARL BECKER
The poem cannot place its author among the very great poets of the world, if only because of this limitation.
FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
The most striking limitation of the poet is his failure to create beings of flesh and blood.
FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
A second limitation is found inPg 238 the unvarying exteriority of his method of presenting human nature.
FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
But the arrangement disregards the limitation, and takes the proposition for true simpliciter.
A SYSTEM OF LOGIC: RATIOCINATIVE AND INDUCTIVEJOHN STUART MILL
No definition can be so clear, as to avoid possibility of doubt; no limitation so precise as to exclude all uncertainty.
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
He had cause to regret most bitterly both the delay of his passage and the limitation of his powers.
THE LOYALISTS OF AMERICA AND THEIR TIMES, VOL. 1 OF 2EGERTON RYERSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO LIMITATION

  • allowance
  • caveat
  • condition
  • contingency
  • criterion
  • essential
  • exception
  • exemption
  • limitation
  • modification
  • need
  • objection
  • postulate
  • prerequisite
  • provision
  • proviso
  • requisite
  • reservation
  • stipulation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.