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synonyms for the limit

  • exuberance
  • glut
  • overkill
  • surplus
  • waste
  • balance
  • by-product
  • enough
  • exorbitance
  • fat
  • fulsomeness
  • inundation
  • lavishness
  • leavings
  • leftover
  • luxuriance
  • nimiety
  • overflow
  • overload
  • overmuch
  • overrun
  • oversupply
  • overweight
  • plenty
  • plethora
  • profusion
  • redundance
  • redundancy
  • refuse
  • remainder
  • residue
  • rest
  • spare
  • superabundance
  • supererogation
  • superfluity
  • surfeit
  • wastefulness
  • overdose
  • recrement
  • too much
  • too much of a good thing

antonyms for the limit

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  • insufficiency
  • lack
  • need
  • want
  • base
  • core
  • few
  • little
  • scarcity
  • dearth
  • deficiency
  • deprivation
  • economy
  • frugality
  • moderation
  • poverty
  • privation
  • shortcoming
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    How to use the limit in a sentence

    The controlling center of consciousness is the extreme limit of the nares anteri.
    EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
    Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    They had been permitted to sit up till after the ice-cream, which naturally marked the limit of human indulgence.
    THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
    Another way of learning such a series by rote, is to limit the extent of the repetitions.
    ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
    You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
    THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
    I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    There was no need of Lawrence signaling Dan to come on, for the squad were urging their horses to the limit.
    THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
    McNeil, his force now augmented by Shaffer's, resolved to push Porter to the limit, and if possible bring him to battle.
    THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
    The ordinary age-retirement limit, though a good rule generally, was not for him.
    FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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