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hobble

verb

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1 to create difficulty for the work or activity of
  • we were hobbled by the snowstorm from getting out to do some Christmas shopping

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2 to walk while favoring one leg
  • I hobbled home with a twisted ankle

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hobble

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“Hobble.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hobble. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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