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hobbled -- as in: he hobbled up the hill
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  • He thought of the hobbling wretches whom he had seen carrying cans and bottles to be filled by the barman.
  • After a swift struggle of tongues Mr. Holohan hobbled out in haste.

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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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