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Noun: limping  lim-ping
  1. Disability of walking due to crippling of the legs or feet
    - lameness, gimp [N. Amer], gimpiness [N. Amer], gameness, claudication
Verb: limp  limp
  1. Walk impeded by some physical limitation or injury
    "The old woman limps down to the store every day";
    - gimp [N. Amer], hobble, hitch
     
  2. Proceed slowly or with difficulty
    "the boat limped into the harbour"

Derived forms: limpings

Type of: continue, disability of walking, go forward, proceed, walk

Encyclopedia: Limping

Limp, Kentucky