Translation of confines in Spanish:


confines, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈkɒnfʌɪnz/

plural noun

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    (masculine plural) confines
    (masculine plural) límites
    the confines of sth los confines / límites de algo
    • Laura, stifled by the confines of her religion and her boyfriend, dreams of freedom and the ocean.
    • In a way, I guess that being true to myself outside of the confines of the written word is a somewhat impossible task.
    • It could also be resentment at the confines of a syllabus and the restrictions that must be placed on students.
    • This is a criminal trial and it will stay within the confines of the rules of evidence and procedure.
    • But it has not yet been able to break out of the confines of documents and seminar halls.
    • It is difficult to always live within the confines of a contradiction that passes as a policy.
    • And it is unlikely that the ripple effects of such success would be contained within the confines of sport.
    • However, discussion usually drifted well away from the confines of these topics.
    • Positive word of mouth pushed the drug far beyond the confines of the rave scene.
    • Well, you used to be able to anyway, I'm sure they are now operating totally within the confines of their licence.
    • My birding is restricted only by my own inability to escape from the confines of city life.
    • Inevitably the debate before me has ranged a little wider than the narrow confines of that question.
    • The slave is forced by necessity to fight for his freedom within the confines of society.
    • There is nothing wrong for a guru and chela to learn and practise mysterious rituals within the confines of the law.
    • It is not exactly a call to revolution, but within the confines of the Catholic Church, it has seen him cast as a liberal reformist.
    • But that is not an exclusive challenge for those within the confines of what some choose to call the new economy.
    • He is not, and never has been, caught up solely within the confines of Catholicism in terms of his music and his philosophy.
    • There sole aim must not just be to entice as many clients as possible but to do business within the confines of the law.
    • Where some feel constricted by the confines of professionalism, others find comfort in its regimens.
    • Much as we realise the task by police to combat crime, that should done within the confines of the law.