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hobbling

verb
present participle of hobble

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

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“Hobbling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hobbling. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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