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Multiple Meanings
hobbled — as in:  he hobbled up the hill

The blizzard killed dozens, cut power and hobbled transport.
hampered the action or progress of

or:

walked with difficulty (due to injury or physical impediment)

Hobble originally referred to tying together two legs of horses or cattle, so they would not wander far away.
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