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When Fernandez got control of AirAsia it had been a limping, government-subsidized flop.

English actor Mark Rylance gives lip-curling dimension to the ugly, limping king by finding the dark humor Shakespeare wrote.

There are 1.4 million refugees and 100,000 people dead in a conflict that is limping into its third year.

While limping home, Brown noticed a German fighter off his wing.

I couldn't believe what I was seeing when he was openly limping on that one run in the second half.

Shortly after she came to her lesson limping, and remarked that she felt very uncomfortable.

So they went down again, he limping, she skipping almost like a girl, but with a division of thought which saddened both.

At every step she took, her golden curls bobbed against her cheek, and so limping she sat down on a bank by the roadside.

The fire was a good blaze before he entered, limping dismally into the kitchen.

The sight of the children limping stuck in his eyes; the groans of such as dressed their ulcers haunted him.


On this page you'll find 49 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to limping, such as: awkward, clumsy, labored, stumbling, tentative, and bumbling.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.