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Definition of Hobbling

Hobbling
Hobble Hob"ble, n. i. [imp. & p. p. Hobbled; p. pr. & vb. n. Hobbling.] [OE. hobelen, hoblen, freq. of hoppen to hop; akin to D. hobbelen, hoblen, hoppeln. See Hop to jump, and cf. Hopple ] 1. To walk lame, bearing chiefly on one leg; to walk with a hitch or hop, or with crutches. The friar was hobbling the same way too. --Dryden. 2. To move roughly or irregularly; -- said of style in writing. --Prior. The hobbling versification, the mean diction. --Jeffreys.

Meaning of Hobbling from wikipedia

- To hobble means to walk in an impeded manner, as if with a physical disability or injury, or to cause an animal or person to do likewise. Hobble may also...
- A hobble (also, and perhaps earlier, hopple) or spancel is a device which prevents or limits the locomotion of an animal, by tethering one or more legs...
- A hobble skirt was a skirt with a narrow enough hem to significantly impede the wearer's stride. It was called a "hobble skirt" for that very reason; it...
- ****ociated Press. 18 March 2019. Retrieved 19 March 2019. "Roger Federer beats hobbled John Isner at Miami Open for 101st career title". The Guardian. ****ociated...
- 318, 326 Apple Jr, R. W. (February 10, 1988). "Bush and Simon Seen as Hobbled by Iowa's Voting". The New York Times. Retrieved April 4, 2008. Meacham...
- (November 28, 2018). "Iranians Accused in Cyberattacks, Including One That Hobbled Atlanta". The New York Times. "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic...
- Spanish). Retrieved March 2, 2018. Les Carpenter (December 9, 2012). "Hobbled Redskins rookie Robert Griffin III may not be invincible after all – Yahoo...
- and soil favoured certain forms of agriculture,trade barriers frequently hobbled its development. Repeated invasions and "plantations" disrupted land-ownership...
- this little room to receive the trophy. It all p****ed in a blur, but I hobbled down there in agony with our manager Willie Waddell and a UEFA delegate...
- original bottles were Hutchinson bottles, very different from the much later hobble-skirt design of 1915 now so familiar. A few years later two entrepreneurs...
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