Check if string palindrome

#include <iostream>
#include <string>

using namespace std;


bool check(string palendrome) {

  size_t limit=0;
  if(palendrome.size()%2 == 0) limit = palendrome.size()/2;
                          else limit = (palendrome.size()-1)/2;

  for(size_t n=0;n<limit;n++) {
    if(palendrome[n] != palendrome[palendrome.size()-n-1]) return false;
  }
  return true;
}

int main() {

  string palendrome1 = "catac";
  bool check1 = check(palendrome1); if(check1 == true) cout << palendrome1 << " is palendromic" << endl; else cout << palendrome1 << " is not palendromic" << endl;

  string palendrome2 = "caac";
  bool check2 = check(palendrome2); if(check2 == true) cout << palendrome2 << " is palendromic" << endl; else cout << palendrome2 << " is not palendromic" << endl;

  string palendrome3 = "zcaacr";
  bool check3 = check(palendrome3); if(check3 == true) cout << palendrome3 << " is palendromic" << endl; else cout << palendrome3 << " is not palendromic" << endl;
}
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