Thesaurus > Related Words: limp

  Words related to limp

Related / Similar Words: hitch, hobble, wilted, flaccid, lax, slack

 

Definition:
  • the uneven manner of walking that results from an injured leg;
  • walk impeded by some physical limitation or injury; "The old woman hobbles down to the store every day";
  • proceed slowly or with difficulty; "the boat limped into the harbor";
  • not firm; "wilted lettuce";
  • lacking in strength or firmness or resilience; "flaccid muscles"; "took his lax hand in hers"; "gave a limp handshake"; "a limp gesture as if waving away all desire to know" G.K.Chesterton; "a slack grip";

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    Derivational Morphology: hobble, hitch, hobbler, limper

     

     
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