hobble


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Synonyms for hobble

Synonyms for hobble

to walk in a lame way

to restrict the activity or free movement of

something that physically confines the legs or arms

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a shackle for the ankles or feet

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the uneven manner of walking that results from an injured leg

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walk impeded by some physical limitation or injury

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hamper the action or progress of

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strap the foreleg and hind leg together on each side (of a horse) in order to keep the legs on the same side moving in unison

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The Intrepid crew hoped to escort the Broken Hobble across the Coos Bay bar before dark Thursday, but it was too rough and they decided to wait offshore near the Coos Bay entrance overnight.
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LOS ANGELES - Danny Way used a crutch to hobble around at Staples Center on Wednesday.
It was sheer stubbornness, not ability, that enabled me to run, walk and then hobble to the end,'' she recalled.
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The lack of legal ownership undermines not only a poor farmer's incentive to invest in his land and apply for credit, it hobbles his participation in democracy: Officials can take away property from "uppity" peasants with little or no repercussions.
Growth and value plays continue to out chase each other even as the market hobbles along.
In 66, a fifties teen piece with a comic-strip blow-up (by Santo Loquasto) of the famous highway, an old-timer hobbles among the kids; then, in a comic vignette Charles Weidman would have liked, tosses away his cane and becomes a soft-shoe dancing youth.