Definition of lame
- The accident left him lame for life.
- a lame shoulder
- She's cool, but her boyfriend is so lame.
The horse had gone lame, and it grew lamer.
The accident left him lame for life.
He offered a lame apology for his actions.
She's nice, but her boyfriend is really lame.
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
we were afraid that the horse would be lamed by its horrible fall
First Known Use: circa 1586See Words from the same year
First Known Use: 1922See Words from the same year
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the quality or fact of being simultaneous
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