HyperDic: delimit

English > 3 senses of the word delimit:
VERBstativedelimit, specify, define, delineate, delimitatedetermine the essential quality of
stativedelimit, subtendbe opposite to
cognitiondelimit, demarcate, delimitateset, mark, or draw the boundaries of something
English > delimit: 3 senses > verb 1, stative
MeaningDetermine the essential quality of.
PatternSomething ----s something
Synonymsspecify, define, delineate, delimitate
NarrowerdetermineFix in scope
redefineGive a new or different definition to
BroaderbeHave the quality of being
Spanishacotar, concretar, definirse, definir, delimitar, delinear, especificar, precisar
Catalanacotar, concretar, definir-se, definir, delimitar, especificar, precisar
English > delimit: 3 senses > verb 2, stative
MeaningBe opposite to; of angles and sides, in geometry.
PatternSomething ----s something
Synonymsubtend
BroaderbeHave the quality of being
Spanishdelimitar
English > delimit: 3 senses > verb 3, cognition
MeaningSet, mark, or draw the boundaries of something.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsdemarcate, delimitate
Broaderrestrict, trammel, limit, bound, confine, throttleplace limits on (extent or access)
Spanishdelimitar, demarcar
Nounsdelimitationa line that indicates a boundary

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