within limits

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Definition of within limits

: without going beyond what is considered reasonable or allowable They told us that we could do whatever we liked, within (certain) limits.

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“Within limits.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/within%20limits. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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