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1. Weak; lacking force or conviction. Use with caution due to meaning 2. Many have criticized the president's limp-wristed response to the attack, calling for him to authorize a full-fledged military strike.
2. offensive Weak and effeminate; lacking qualities typically associated with masculinity. Used in a derogatory way to imply that a man is homosexual. He was at first dismissed out of hand by many as just a limp-wristed fop, but he proved himself to be one of the toughest litigators in the country.

(limp) dishrag

n. a totally helpless person; a cowardly and spineless person. He’s sweet, but he’s a dishrag.
See also: dishrag, limp
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Jordan presented with a limp and history of a low-grade fever, and point tenderness only over the knee.
Refer the child to a specialist when the limp does not improve over time.
However, Limp was keen to play down perceptions of PalmSource as a vendor with only one significant licensee, citing Samsung, Kyocera and Group Sense PDA (GSPDA) as "volume" customers.
The disease mainly affects children aged 3-8 years, tends to strike boys more often than girls, and frequently causes a painless limp.
com/news/Amazon-blames-Fire-Phone-failure-on-its-price_id62339) PhoneArena highlights that the issue with the statement released by Limp is that what he has expressed ignores the different problems of the handset.
Despite the shorter than usual set, they still found time for a brace of covers, with tracks by folk including Guns N' Roses and Nirvana all being forced through the Limp Bizkit meatgrinder to devastating effect.
Perfect in every waya apart from the going limp bit, but I'm sure it won't be long before they invent a little robot pill for that.
Limp was featured that day along with about 20 other finalists in "The Real World/Road Rules Casting Special.
But the Twitter rumors didn't spew out of nowhere, some tweeters posted links to UPROXX and HipHopWired which all reported that Limp Bizkit had called it quits because of "(http://www.
The Limp Bizkit show is at the 02 Academy on August 26 and tickets go on sale on Friday at 9am, priced pounds 25, from www.
Researchers Professor Laura Green and Dr Jasmeet Kaler investigated why the disease foot rot, which causes sheep to limp, is so common even though it's cheap and quick to treat.
Some of the less usual types of conditions that may affect the spine and lead to limp are osteomyelitis, tumors, spondylolysis, and even leukemia (from loss of marrow).
I'VE got five pairs of tickets for a Limp Bizkit's summer concert to be won in this week's fabulous contest.
Performance live on AOL on Wednesday, July 16 at 9PM ET AVAILABLE VIA SATELLITE (COORDINATES BELOW) WHO: Limp Bizkit live at New York City's Webster Hall WHAT: Special live edition of AOL's weekly concert series BroadBAND Rocks