the greatest amount of something that is possible or allowed
"there are limits on the amount you can bet"
"it is growing rapidly with no limitation in sight"
the mathematical value toward which a function goes as the independent variable approaches infinity
- limit point - point of accumulation
the boundary of a specific area
- demarcation line
as far as something can go
final or latest limiting point
- terminus ad quem - terminal point
the greatest possible degree of something
"what he did was beyond the bounds of acceptable behavior"
"to the limit of his ability"
decide upon or fix definitely
"fix the variables"
"specify the parameters"
restrict or confine, "I limit you to two visits to the pub a day"
place limits on (extent or access)
"restrict the use of this parking lot"
"limit the time you can spend with your friends"