gimp

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gimp

1. noun, slang One who walks with a limp. Potentially offensive, especially when referring to someone with a disability. I fractured my foot, so I'll be the gimp wearing a boot for the next month.
2. verb To walk with a limp. Why are you gimping about? Did you hurt your knee again?

gimp

(gɪmp)
1. n. a lame person. (Originally underworld. Rude and derogatory.) Lefty tried to mug an old gimp with a cane.
2. in. to limp about. I’ll gimp over there as soon as I can. It’ll take a while on these crutches.
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