"limp" Definition

  1. v. i. To halt; to walk lamely. Also used figuratively.
  2. n. A halt; the act of limping.
  3. n. A scraper for removing poor ore or refuse from the sieve.
  4. a. Flaccid; flabby, as flesh.
  5. a. Lacking stiffness; flimsy; as, a limp cravat.

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Position in dictionary: 57421 of 111710 words.
Word Type: v. i., n., n., a., a.,
Words that start with "limp": 14
Words that end with "limp": 1
Words that contain "limp": 18
Next words in dictionary: limped, limper, limpet, limpid, limpidity, limpidness, limpin, limping, limpingly, limpitude
Previous words in dictionary: limous, limosis, limonite, limonin, limoniad, limoges, limning, limniad, limner, limned

English Dictionary Definition of limp

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