limitary

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin limitaris.

Adjective[edit]

limitary (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to a limit or boundary.
    • Milton
      Proud limitary cherub.
  2. That limits or restricts.
    • Milman
      Doctrines limitary, if not subversive of the papal power.
  3. Confined within limits; limited in extent, authority, power, etc.
    • Trench
      The limitary ocean.
    • De Quincey
      The poor, limitary creature calling himself a man of the world.

Anagrams[edit]