Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb delimit

3 senses of delimit

Sense 1
specify, define, delineate, delimit, delimitate -- (determine the essential quality of)
       => be -- (have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun); "John is rich"; "This is not a good answer")

Sense 2
subtend, delimit -- (be opposite to; of angles and sides, in geometry)
       => be -- (have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun); "John is rich"; "This is not a good answer")

Sense 3
demarcate, delimit, delimitate -- (set, mark, or draw the boundaries of something)
       => limit, circumscribe, confine -- (restrict or confine, "I limit you to two visits to the pub a day")

Antonyms of adj delimited

1 sense of delimited

Sense 1
bounded, delimited -- (having the limits or boundaries established; "a delimited frontier through the disputed region")

INDIRECT (VIA finite) -> infinite -- (having no limits or boundaries in time or space or extent or magnitude; "the infinite ingenuity of man"; "infinite wealth")

Similarity of adj delimited

1 sense of delimited

Sense 1
bounded, delimited -- (having the limits or boundaries established; "a delimited frontier through the disputed region")
       => finite (vs. infinite) -- (bounded or limited in magnitude or spatial or temporal extent)

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