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Definition of "city limits" []

  • The limits of the area occupied by a city or town (noun)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "city limits" in a sentence
  • "Explain to our gun-happy populace that anyone firing a weapon inside the city limits for any reason will be in serious trouble."
  • "North Street, the city limits at the period of the story, is present-day Houston Street."
  • "Monica was about fifteen miles from Brentville, within the city limits of the capital of New York State."