limping limping  /ˈlɪm pɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) disability of walking due to crippling of the legs or feet

Usage(s):

  1. Bonus sighting: Valerie Jarrett, Susan Sher and Desiree Rogers, who was limping slightly in way-high black patent slingback pumps.
  2. One man entered limping, a friend holding him up.
  3. Among the categories expected to lag in 1973 are food stocks, which analysts believe are already fully valued, still-limping aerospace stocks and many speculative issues.

News

  1. Indians recall Lonnie Chisenhall after hot streak in Columbus (Indians notebook)

    CLEVELAND — Lonnie Chisenhall’s one-month hitting refresher course at Columbus ended Tuesday as the Indians recalled the 24-year-old third baseman, hoping he can add some sock to a the Tribe’s limping offense.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Morning Journal

  2. Indians notes: Lonnie Chisenhall recalled by Tribe (with video)

    Lonnie Chisenhall's one-month hitting refresher course at Triple-A Columbus ended Tuesday as the Indians recalled the 24-year-old third baseman, hoping he can add some sock to the Tribe's limping offense.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The News-Herald

  3. NBC's 'The Voice' limping to finish

    NEW YORK (AP) — Despite being set up to shine, 'The Voice' is limping to its finish.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Journal News

Quotes

  1. "I had some tiredness in my thigh when I started the game and it was difficult," he said. "I was limping and I was trying to stay in the game but in the end I could not help anybody. I hope to be fit for Saturday, I want to play for that...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Diego Forlan Source: Sportinglife.com

  2. "I hope it's not serious with Rio, but he was limping for too long," said Ferguson.
    on Apr 7, 2008 By: Sir Alex Ferguson Source: Mid Sussex Today

  3. Redd tried to practice on Tuesday, but "was noticeably limping," coach Scott Skiles said. "It was clear he wasn't ready."
    on Nov 11, 2008 By: Scott Skiles Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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