Synonyms of limp in English

: limp1limp2

limp1


See definition of limp

verb

1‘she limped out of the house’

SYNONYMS

hobble, walk with a limp, walk with difficulty, walk lamely, walk haltingly, walk unevenly, falter

shuffle, shamble, totter, dodder, stagger, stumble

Scottish hirple


noun

1‘he walked with a limp’

SYNONYMS

lameness, hobble, uneven gait, shuffle

rare claudication


Synonyms of limp in English

: limp1limp2

limp2


See definition of limp

adjective

1‘a limp handshake’

SYNONYMS

soft, flaccid, loose, slack, lacking firmness, lax, unfirm, pliable, not taut, relaxed

floppy, drooping, droopy, sagging, hanging, pendulous

ANTONYMS

firm, stiff

2‘we were all limp with exhaustion’

SYNONYMS

tired, fatigued, weary, exhausted, worn out

lethargic, listless, spiritless, without energy, spent, weak, enervated, flagging

ANTONYMS

energetic

3‘a limp and lacklustre speech’

SYNONYMS

uninspired, uninspiring, insipid, flat, lifeless, vapid, half-hearted

ANTONYMS

inspired, stirring