Thesaurus > Related Words: circumscribe

  Words related to circumscribe

Related / Similar Words: limit, confine

 

Definition:
  • restrict or confine, "I limit you to two visits to the pub a day";
  • draw a line around; "He drew a circle around the points";
  • to draw a geometric figure around another figure so that the two are in contact but do not intersect;

  •  
    Hyponyms: hold down, number, keep down, cap, restrict, curtail, curb, cut back, demarcate, delimit, delimitate, content, ration

     

    Derivational Morphology: circumscription, limit, bounds, boundary, limitation, restriction

     

     
      Search Thesaurus

    Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
     
     
      
      Feature Word
    unite is similar to unify, merge, connect, link, link up, join and combine.
     
      Find words starting with:
       
    A
    B
    C
       
    D
    E
    F
       
    G
    H
    I
       
    J
    K
    L
       
    M
    N
    O
       
    P
    Q
    R
       
    S
    T
    U
       
    V
    W
    X
       
    Y
    Z