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Adjective
Lacking internal strength or structure; not stiff or firm
“Her head was limp and floppy and she hung like a rag doll.”
Adjective
Depleted in strength, energy, or freshness
“… the limp runners just dropped to the ground after crossing the finish line.”
Adjective
Noun
An uneven walk or progress
“He spent nearly a year in hospital in 1945 as a result of a leg wound and walked with a pronounced limp for the rest of his life.”
Verb
Walk with difficulty, typically because of a damaged or stiff leg or foot
“Ideally, these steaks should arrive as hard and dense as diamonds; drop them on your foot and you'll limp for a week.”
Verb
To proceed or act clumsily or ineffectually
“… the damaged boat limped back into port.”
Verb
To move slowly
“… we'll have to stop limping if we are ever going to make our destination in time.”
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