hobble

US [ˈhɑb(ə)l]
UK [ˈhɒb(ə)l]
  • v.蹒跚;跛行;捆绑(马等的)两腿(以防其走失);阻止
  • n.跛行;韵律不全的诗;马的脚绊;〈口,方〉困境
  • Web瘸着腿走;不流畅;阻碍
Simple Present:hobbles  Present Participle:hobbling  Past Tense:hobbled  
hobble
v.
1.
[i]
(+ adv./prep.)
蹒跚;跛行to walk with difficulty, especially because your feet or legs hurt
The old man hobbled across the road.
老人一瘸一拐地穿过马路。
2.
[t]
~ sth
捆绑(马等的)两腿(以防其走失)to tie together two legs of a horse or other animal in order to stop it from running away
3.
[t]
~ sth
阻止;妨碍to make it more difficult for sb to do sth or for sth to happen

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