Translation of "limp" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

limp

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

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

瘸著腳走,跛行
Three minutes into the game, Jackson limped off the pitch with a serious ankle injury. 比賽剛剛開始三分鐘,傑克遜就因腳踝嚴重受傷而下場。
PROCESS/THING 事/過程

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

步履維艱;緩慢發展
The little boat limped slowly towards the shore. 那艘小船緩慢地向岸邊靠近。
After limping along for almost two years, the economy is starting to show signs of recovery. 經過差不多兩年的徘徊,經濟開始出現了復甦的跡象。
adjective uk /lɪmp/ us /lɪmp/

soft and neither firm nor stiff

軟的,柔軟的;輕柔的
a limp lettuce leaf/salad 軟塌塌的萵苣葉/沙拉
a limp handshake 軟弱無力的握手
limply adverb uk /ˈlɪmp.li/ us /ˈlɪmp.li/

She lay limply in his arms. 她軟軟地躺在他的懷裡。
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

(因為腿腳受傷或疼痛)艱難緩慢的行走
She has a slight limp. 她有點瘸。
He walks with a limp. 他走路一瘸一拐的。

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