Check and Limit


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Check verb – To be in agreement on every point.
Limit is a synonym for check in stop topic. In some cases you can use "Limit" instead the word "Check" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like retard, hinder, limited, constraint.
Nearby Words: checked, checking, checkup, checker, checklist
Synonyms for Check


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Limit verb – Place limits on (extent or access).
Usage example: limit the time you can spend with your friends

Check is a synonym for limit in restrict topic. You can use "Check" instead the word "Limit" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as confine, retard, limited, restriction.
Nearby Words: limited, limitation, limitless, limitary, limiting
Synonyms for Limit

How words are described

high high check high limit
soft soft check soft limit
usual usual check usual limit
standard standard check standard limit
Other adjectives: initial, legal, single, harsh, small, real, big, huge, last, built-in.

Common collocations

progress check progress limit progress
area check area limit area
number check number limit number
range check range limit range
Other nouns: time, inventory, game, rules, page, tropes.

Both words in one sentence

  • Film / Primer Check Point: Non-video game example; the Box's limit that you can only travel back to the point where it was turned on is similar to the function of a checkpoint.
    Source: Film / Primer
  • Force powers have no limit on uses and are used by making a skill check, though your character does have a limited supply of Force Points you can use to make them more powerful or give yourself bonuses, and the powers themselves pull from the user's Vitality Points.
  • Manga / Saiyuki Sanzo's three companions aren't exactly what they seem, as they are demons who are only kept in check by accessories that also serve to limit their power.
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