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Synonyms for hobble
ˈhɒb əl

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. hobble

    Synonyms:
    pursuit, whim, amusement, specialty, idiosyncrasy

    Antonyms:
    nuisance, horror, aversion, bugbear, scarecrow, incubus

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fetter, hobblenoun

    a shackle for the ankles or feet

    Synonyms:
    limp, hitch, fetter

  2. hitch, hobble, limpverb

    the uneven manner of walking that results from an injured leg

    Synonyms:
    enlistment, incumbrance, snag, duty tour, stay, preventive, fetter, limp, hitch, tour, stoppage, check, tour of duty, interference, preventative, halt, encumbrance, hinderance, hindrance, term of enlistment, stop, hang-up, arrest, rub

  3. limp, gimp, hobble, hitchverb

    walk impeded by some physical limitation or injury

    "The old woman hobbles down to the store every day"

    Synonyms:
    hitch, hitchhike, jerk, buck, limp, hopple, thumb, catch, gimp

  4. hobbleverb

    hamper the action or progress of

    "The chairman was hobbled by the all-powerful dean"

    Synonyms:
    hopple, gimp, limp, hitch

  5. hopple, hobbleverb

    strap the foreleg and hind leg together on each side (of a horse) in order to keep the legs on the same side moving in unison

    "hobble race horses"

    Synonyms:
    hopple, gimp, limp, hitch

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hobbleverb

    Synonyms:
    limp, halt, hop, walk lamely

  2. hobbleverb

    Synonyms:
    fetter, hopple

  3. hobblenoun

    Synonyms:
    limp, halt

  4. hobblenoun

    Synonyms:
    perplexity, embarrassment, difficulty, strait, pickle

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How to use hobble in a sentence?

  1. Matt Schlapp:

    Donald Trump has very wide authority, really unchecked authority, to talk to world leaders about anything Donald Trump deems appropriate as Donald Trump is representing the United States of America, if this were able to go forward, any staffer in an agency could constantly hobble a Democratic President, duly elected.

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