The practice of making software run poorly on a compatitor's hardware.
nVidia's involvement in the development of Batman Arkham Asylum has gimped antialiasing performance on ATi hardware and PhysX performance on multicore CPUs. They should rebrand their developer relations program as nVidia: The Wat it's Meant to be Gimped.
"messed up", "broken",
"that is gimped of you to cheat in pool"
When a large system is brought down by a single lame part, that is constantly the source of repeated failure, the system is said to have been gimped. People always want to replace the gimp, but it cannot be replaced. Gimping can also be applied to team sports.
The whole server system was running fine until it was gimped by the xyz. AGAIN!
Injury resulting in loss of movement.
esp. prevalent in online computer games such as GhR
I just got shot in the leg. Shit, I'm gimped. Somebody kill me.
A picture that was modified by GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program). The word also describes the act of being fooled by a modified picture.
That's a GIMPed photo. You just got GIMPed by that fake picture.
to have failed spectacularly at some endeavour
those people at ford totally gimped the pinto
Hit,most commonly used to replaced a punch.
*man gets sucker punched in the face*
Bystander:"Damn,he just got gimped"
*man is watching to other men fight outside of the bar*
Man:"GET UM WITH A GIMP!"