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[げん()·かい()]
genkai
noun, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 限界

noun, no adjective
  1. limit; bound

Definition and Synonyms for 限界

Extent the distance or area or volume over which something extends
Synonyms: きり, ほど, , 度合, 程度, 範囲, 限り, 限る, 限度, 限界, 領域
Bound the greatest possible degree of something
Synonyms: きり, リミット, 局限, 極限, 限り, 限る, 限度, 限界, 際涯, 際限
Limitation the quality of being limited or restricted
Synonyms: リミテーション, 制約, 制限, 限定, 限度, 限界
Restriction a principle that limits the extent of something
Synonyms: リミテーション, 制約, 制限, 制限事項, 掣肘, 限定, 限度, 限界
Bound the line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something
Synonyms: バウンド, リミット, 地境, 地界, , 境域, 境界, 境界線, 境目, 限界
Bourne an archaic term for a boundary
Synonyms: 限界
Demarcation Line the boundary of a specific area
Synonyms: きり, リミット, 分界, 区分, 区分け, 区割り, 境界, 境界線, 境目, 方図, 限り, 限る, 限界
Limit as far as something can go
Synonyms: きり, リミット, 極点, 極限, 限り, 限る, 限界
Limit the greatest amount of something that is possible or allowed
Synonyms: きり, リミット, 極める, 決め, 限り, 限る, 限度, 限界

Meanings for each kanji in 限界

limit; restrict; to best of ability Kanji Details »
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Categories 限界 is a member of

Magnitude the property of relative size or extent (whether large or small)
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Extent the distance or area or volume over which something extends
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Disadvantage the quality of having an inferior or less favorable position
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Rule a principle or condition that customarily governs behavior
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Bound the line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something
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Extremity the outermost or farthest region or point
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Indefinite Quantity an estimated quantity
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 限界

Sample Sentences for 限界

My patience gave out.
He has reached the end of his patience.
His laziness is past the margin of endurance.
All of the factories are nearing capacity.
She knows her limitations.

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