Definitions for haltingˈhɔl tɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

halt•ingˈhɔl tɪŋ(adj.)

  1. faltering or hesitating, esp. in speech.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  2. faulty or imperfect.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  3. limping or lame:

    a halting gait.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crippled, halt, halting, lame, gimpy, game(adj)

    disabled in the feet or legs

    "a crippled soldier"; "a game leg"

  2. halting(adj)

    fragmentary or halting from emotional strain

    "uttered a few halting words of sorrow"


  1. halting(Adjective)

    prone to pauses or breaks; hesitant; broken

Webster Dictionary

  1. Halting

    of Hail

  2. Halting

    of Halt

Anagrams of halting

  1. lathing

  2. Althing

Translations for halting

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


the act of limping

He walks with a limp.

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