French translation of 'hobble'
(= walk awkwardly) se déplacer en boitillant
He hobbled over to the window. Il se déplaça en boitillant jusqu’à la fenêtre.
to hobble around clopiner
Now he must hobble around on crutches for six weeks. Maintenant, il va devoir clopiner sur des béquilles pendant six semaines.
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Example Sentences Including 'hobble'
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He thought he might be able to hobble about very soon.THE LAST OF THE GENTLEMEN ADVENTURERS: Coming of Age in the Arctic (2004)
And he appeared to have done something to his foot and was hobbling around on crutches.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Her football and sporting activities stopped and she was left hobbling around on crutches.The Sun (2013)
Some would rather hobble around than be carried to the graveyard.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Stringer had managed to get to his feet now and was hobbling about, doubled over with pain.Man of Honour (2007)
A dozen riders have hobbled away including two wearers of the yellow jersey.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
As his players argued with each other, hobbled about and watched chances wasted it was as if his team had gone lame.The Sun (2010)
He had to hobble on crutches the full length of the pitch to get to the treatment room.The Sun (2016)
He is hobbling around the paddock on crutches and is using modified leathers and an oversized right boot.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
He then caught his studs in the turf and damaged his knee, hobbling away.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
I was hobbling around when it was my turn on strike.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It's the young ones hobbling about.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
People have obviously seen me hobbling around in practice and must have bet on me to lose.The Sun (2012)
The swimmer almost died trying to answer, then hobbled away.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
We are a group of former players who still hobble about and have a good laugh.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
His standard gait is a hobble.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
And wearing a supportive sandal on his injured foot, he hobbled away on crutches after refusing to comment further.The Sun (2010)
During the march the former pub bouncer milked the applause from the crowd as he hobbled along on crutches.The Sun (2016)
He then hobbled back to his blocks, the TV cameras panning in on his feet.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
I ran into another of the squad hobbling on crutches back at the base after the fighting died down.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
It has left him hobbling around the snooker table.The Sun (2006)
Tehran wants the sanctions that have hobbled its economy to be lifted in full as soon as a deal is struck.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The terrible weekend was over, but as Turkey hobbled back to life yesterday the memories of the barbarity of the failed coup were raw.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The unshaven ex-England Under-21 defender looked gaunt as he hobbled on crutches outside hospital.The Sun (2009)
Yesterday she was back using crutches as she hobbled into court in her home city of Cardiff, where a judge heard her plead guilty to fraud.The Sun (2011)
Such a rupture to the eurozone's fourth biggest economy would hobble attempts to rescue the euro.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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British English: hobble VERB
If you hobble, you walk in an awkward way with small steps, for example because your foot is injured.
He got up slowly and hobbled over to the coffee table.
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