What does the word hobbledehoy mean?

Usage examples for hobbledehoy

  1. The hobbledehoy is sure to be the winner, for she is less laden, and the father loses time by singing as he comes. – Dear Brutus by J. M. Barrie
  2. She called him a hobbledehoy, said his mother was 'common', and that coming from a home like that, he would never amount to anything or have an education. – The City of Fire by Grace Livingston Hill