Limpingly \Limp"ing*ly\ (l[i^]mp"[i^]ng*l[y^]), adv. In a limping manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • limpingly — adjective Etymology: limping (present participle of limp) (I) + ly : in a limping manner had a smattering of college German and could get along limpingly W.A.White * * * limpˈingly adverb • • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • limpingly — adverb In a limping manner; with a limp …   Wiktionary

  • limpingly — limp·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • limp — limp1 limper, n. limpingly, adv. /limp/, v.i. 1. to walk with a labored, jerky movement, as when lame. 2. to proceed in a lame, faltering, or labored manner: His writing limps from one cliché to another. The old car limped along. 3. to progress… …   Universalium

  • deliberately — Synonyms and related words: advisedly, by design, calculatedly, calculatingly, cautiously, circumspectly, consciously, contemplatedly, crawlingly, creepingly, designedly, dilatorily, easily, falteringly, gently, haltingly, idly, in cold blood, in …   Moby Thesaurus

  • easily — Synonyms and related words: absolutely, actually, assuredly, by far, cautiously, certainly, circumspectly, clearly, comfortably, commodiously, competently, compliantly, conclusively, conveniently, cozily, crawlingly, creepingly, decidedly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • gently — Synonyms and related words: a la sourdine, cautiously, circumspectly, compliantly, crawlingly, creepingly, deliberately, delicately, dilatorily, dimly, easily, faintly, falteringly, feebly, haltingly, hushedly, idly, in low gear, in march time,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • haltingly — Synonyms and related words: at irregular intervals, at random, brokenly, by catches, by fits, by jerks, by snatches, capriciously, cautiously, circumspectly, crawlingly, creepingly, deliberately, desultorily, dilatorily, disconnectedly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • leisurely — Synonyms and related words: ambling, cautious, cautiously, circumspect, circumspectly, claudicant, comfortable, crawling, crawlingly, creeping, creeping like snail, creepingly, delayed, deliberate, deliberately, dilatorily, dilatory, easily, easy …   Moby Thesaurus

  • moderately — Synonyms and related words: acceptably, adequately, after a fashion, appreciably, at a bargain, at a sacrifice, at any rate, at best, at budget prices, at cost, at cost price, at least, at most, at piggy bank prices, at prime cost, at reduced… …   Moby Thesaurus

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