limited limited  /ˈlɪ mə təd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) public transport consisting of a fast train or bus that makes only a few scheduled stops
  2. (adj) small in range or scope
  3. (adj) subject to limits or subjected to limits
  4. (adj) including only a part
  5. (adj) mediocre
  6. (adj) not excessive
  7. (adj) having a specific function or scope
  8. (adj) not unlimited

Usage(s):

  1. Urban style hounds check HypeBeast every day for the latest news on limited-edition sneakers, hats, jeans, shades and other coveted bling.
  2. All those resin panels and compressible bumpers added hundreds of pounds that the emissions-limited V8s couldn't handle.
  3. Even with a limited range of only five miles and a payload of 20 pounds of TNT, the Qassam-2 poses a serious strategic threat.

News

  1. Limited VTA service for July 4 holiday

    Local VTA bus lines will operate on a limited schedule Thursday, July 4, in observance of the Independence day holiday.
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Morgan Hill Times

  2. Perseus Mining Limited - Drill hole includes 28m at 8.1g/t and 25m at 4.0g/t gold (open at depth) at Mbengué in Côte d ...

    Perseus Mining Limited - Drill hole includes 28m at 8.1g/t and 25m at 4.0g/t gold (open at depth) at Mbengué in Côte d'Ivoire
    on June 27, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Limited number of additional tickets to Toby Keith's Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert go on sale at noon Friday

    A limited number of additional tickets to Toby Keith’s Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert will go on sale at noon Friday. The additional tickets will be available via Ticketmaster.com, by phone at (800) 745-3000 or at Homeland store locations. All seats are $25 (all taxes and fees included).
    on June 27, 2013     Source: The Oklahoman

Quotes

  1. Congressional leaders have been receptive to the idea, and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday called for "emergency and limited financial assistance" for the battered auto industry.
    on Nov 11, 2008 By: Nancy Pelosi Source: USA Today

  2. "Needless to say, your margin for error is extremely limited," Goodell wrote in a letter when Vick was allowed back into the league.
    on Jun 26, 2010 By: Roger Goodell Source: National Football Post

  3. "The government's got a role to play. But it is limited. A federal bailout of lenders would only encourage a recurrence of the problem," Bush said in a statement in the Rose Garden.
    on Aug 31, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Reuters Canada

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