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Correct spelling:
hobble
Definition:
Embarrass; perplex; shackle.

Synonyms:

noun
hobble
hitch, hopple, limp, fetter.
verb
bind
fold, unite, pin down, bandage, muzzle, tie up, wrap, peg down, glue, enchain, yoke, adhere, hem, handcuff, furl, encase, lap, restrain, cinch, finish, edge, truss, strap, manacle, connect, moor, swathe, tether, Enfetter, lace, restrict, pinion, dress, attach, hobble, hitch on, stick, paste, rope, constrict, put together, cover, border, fix, trim, pin, hook on, clamp, lash, chain, tack on, hook up.
clump
thump, bumble, barge, limp, tramp, stomp, galumph, clatter, clomp, thud, stump, plod, lumber, stamp.
curb
cool off, control, check, bit, scrub, contain, hold back, box in, keep tight rein on, bring to screeching halt, ice*, subdue, refrain, bottle up, rein in, abstain, deny, hold down, keep lid on, inhibit, retard, hold in, cook*, tame, send up, cool down, impede, bridle, suppress, withhold, constrain, moderate.
disable
dull, anesthetize, benumb, stupefy, stun, botch, cripple, scotch, hamper, hinder, cramp, disable, sap, disarm, enfeeble, screw up, impair, invalidate, weaken, deaden, vitiate, hamstring, handicap, tamper, undermine, abrogate, neutralize, lame, prostrate, paralyze, incapacitate.
enslave
enclose, reduce, incarcerate, enthrall, confine, deprive, bind, dominate, immure, shut in, jail, circumscribe, indenture, imprison, disenfranchise, get hooks into, put in irons, subjugate, oppress, compel, keep under thumb, capture, disfranchise, hold, secure, coerce, subject.
fetter
repress, put straitjacket on, cuff, encumber, throw monkey wrench in, hold captive, drag feet.
halt
pause, dither, waver, wiggle-waggle, stammer, be defective, Whiffle, vacillate, Shilly-shally.
hamper
block, balk, cumber, tie one's hands, drag one's feet, baffle, foil, bar, hold up, get in the way, obstruct, entangle, handicap, frustrate, interfere with, inconvenience, thwart, stymie, embarrass, slow down, prevent.
hamstring
debilitate, cripple, lame, weaken, immobilize, paralyze, mangle, impair, maim.
hobble
cramp one's style, trammel, hamstring, curb, hitch, hamper, cramp, stagger, fetter, hog-tie, Entrammel, stumble, hinder, shackle, leash, scuff, crimp, falter, put a crimp in, hang up, clump, fasten, clog, totter, shuffle, halt, gimp, dodder, tie.
social
hobble.
stumble
limp, stagger, stumble, totter, falter.
Examples of usage:
  1. Beg pardon, captain," said he, turning to John Paul, " but I think 'twas your peacock coat that saved you both, for it caught Horry's eye through the window, as you got out of the chaise, and down he came as fast as he could hobble. – Richard Carvel, Volume 5 by Winston Churchill
  2. An abandoned main logging- road, well grown to leafless moose- wood and witch- hobble, led them up from the lake. – King Spruce, A Novel by Holman Day
  3. And yet there is such a solid pleasure in paying the things that I reckon it is worth while to get into that kind of a hobble, after all. – The Boys' Life of Mark Twain by Albert Bigelow Paine
  4. Shall I carry you or will you hobble? – The Moon out of Reach by Margaret Pedler

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