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Definitions for off-limits

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. off-limits, out-of-bounds(p)(adj)

    barred to a designated group

    "that area is off-limits"


  1. off-limits(Adjective)

    Not to be entered or used; restricted.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of off-limits in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of off-limits in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Annie Lucas:

    The idea of Iran being off limits to Americans is just a ‘feeling’.

  2. Shiv Vishvanathan:

    Religious communities, ethnic groups, historical figures are all off-limits.

  3. Erik Milito:

    This is a once-in-a-generation opportunity, stuck, off limits to future generations as it waits for forward-looking energy policy.

  4. Katharine Bonner:

    Once people get a glimpse of Cuba, they always want to see more, americans are very curious about a country that is 90 miles off our coast but has been off limits for so long.

  5. Peter Harrell:

    I think this is a significant step. I don't think it's a massive step, the practical reality is if you can't do business with military-owned companies, chunks of the economy are going to remain off limits.

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