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the sky's the limit

Anything is possible. The sky's the limit for our talented graduates!
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The sky's the limit.

Inf. there is no upper limit. I can afford it. The sky's the limit. You can do anything you set your mind to, Billy. The sky's the limit.
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sky's the limit, the

There is no limit (to ambition, aspirations, expense, or the like). For example, Order anything you like on the menu-the sky's the limit tonight, or He's so brilliant he can do anything-the sky's the limit. This metaphoric idiom was first recorded in 1920.

the sky's the limit

COMMON You say the sky's the limit to mean that someone or something could be extremely successful. `How much are you hoping to make for this charity of yours?' — `Well loads hopefully. I mean the sky's the limit.' Asked how far the young tennis player could go, McEnroe said simply: `The sky's the limit.'
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the sky is the limit

there is practically no limit.
1991 Nation He proudly proclaims that today in Russia the sky is the limit to what a person can earn.
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the sky’s the ˈlimit

(spoken, informal) there is no limit or end to something, especially somebody’s success or progress: For an ambitious young woman in this business, the sky’s the limit.
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the sky’s the limit

phr. there is no upper limit. You can do anything you set your mind to, Billy. The sky’s the limit.
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STEVE LOMAS insists the sky is the limit for St Johnstone this season - but admits the next three games could define their campaign.
LIVERPOOL HARRIER Anyika Onuora reached the lowest ebb of her career last year as a series of injuries saw her National Lottery funding scrapped - but after scorching her way to the World Championships she believes the sky is the limit in Daegu.
I believe that the sky is the limit for today's girl if she follows a few key pointers:
If, for example, hotels begin to expand their pet menus to include all-day dining for turtles, ferrets and parakeets, it would become clear that we have reached a watershed moment in the history of the Republic, a time of unbridled optimism where the sky is the limit in terms of consumer spending.
And when you examine the possibilities of bringing a Super Bowl to Los Angeles, the sky is the limit.
Some rules need to be broken and the sky is the limit.
They finally found the sky is the limit," says Eric Kaufman, a principal of the investment banking firm Kaufman Holzer & Herman.