Translation of "limp" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

limp

verb uk /lɪmp/ us /lɪmp/
PERSON/ANIMAL 人/动物

[ I ] to walk slowly and with difficulty because of having an injured or painful leg or foot

(因为腿脚受伤或疼痛)艰难缓慢地行走
Three minutes into the game, Jackson limped off the pitch with a serious ankle injury. 比赛刚刚开始3分钟,杰克逊就因脚踝严重受伤而下场。
PROCESS/THING 事或过程

[ I + adv/prep ] informal to move or develop slowly and with difficulty

缓慢行进;艰难移动
The little boat limped slowly towards the shore. 那条小船缓慢地向岸边靠近。
After limping along for almost two years, the economy is starting to show signs of recovery. 经过差不多两年的徘徊,经济开始出现了复苏的迹象。
adjective uk /lɪmp/ us /lɪmp/

soft and neither firm nor stiff

软的,柔软的;轻柔的
a limp lettuce leaf/salad 软塌塌的莴苣叶/色拉
a limp handshake 软弱无力的握手
limply adverb uk /ˈlɪmp.li/ us /ˈlɪmp.li/

She lay limply in his arms. 她软软地躺在他的怀里。
limpness noun [ U ] uk /ˈlɪmp.nəs/ us /ˈlɪmp.nəs/
noun [ S ] uk /lɪmp/ us /lɪmp/

a way of walking slowly and with difficulty because of having an injured or painful leg or foot

(因为腿脚受伤或疼痛)艰难缓慢地行走
She has a slight limp. 她有点儿瘸。
He walks with a limp. 他走路一瘸一拐的。

(Translation of “limp” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)