To halt; to walk lamely. Also used figuratively.
- To walk lamely, especially with irregularity, as if favoring one leg.
- To move or proceed haltingly or unsteadily: The project limped along with half its previous funding.
- An irregular, jerky, or awkward gait.
- Lacking or having lost rigidity, as of structure or substance.
- Lacking strength or firmness; weak or spiritless; a limp handshake; limp opposition.