Meaning of LIMITED in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ lɪmɪtɪd ]

Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.


Something that is limited is not very great in amount, range, or degree.

They may only have a limited amount of time to get their points across...

= small

ADJ : usu ADJ n


A limited company is one whose owners are legally responsible for only a part of any money that it may owe if it goes bankrupt. ( mainly BRIT BUSINESS; in AM, use incorporated )

They had plans to turn the club into a limited company...

He is the founder of International Sports Management Limited.

ADJ : ADJ n , n ADJ

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