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hobbled -- as in: he hobbled up the hill
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Ulysses
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  • A school of turlehide whales stranded in hot noon, spouting, hobbling in the shallows.
  • With slit ribbons of his shirt whipping the air he hops and hobbles round the table, with trousers down at heels, chased by Ades of Magdalen with the tailor’s shears.
  • He heaves his booty, tugs askew his peaked cap and hobbles off mutely.

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  • The blizzard killed dozens, cut power and hobbled transport.
  • High oil prices hobbled U.S. economic growth.

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