Definitions For Limp


  • The uneven manner of walking that results from an injured leg
  • A slow and awkward way of walking caused by an injury to a leg or foot


  • Walk impeded by some physical limitation or injury
  • Proceed slowly or with difficulty
  • To walk in a slow and awkward way because of an injury to a leg or foot
  • To go or continue slowly or with difficulty


  • Without energy or will
  • Lacking or having lost rigidity

Is Limp a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Limp is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Limp in a Sentence

  • The injured player limped off the court.
  • The dog was limping slightly.
  • The damaged ship limped back to port.
  • We noticed that the dog was walking with a slight limp.
  • He gave me a very limp handshake.
  • This plant isn't doing well—look how limp the leaves are.
  • Her hair hung limp around her shoulders.

Synonyms for Limp

Antonyms for Limp

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