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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a weak and unconvincing manner.

Usage examples (39)
  • `I don't know, Edward,' she answered lamely
  • Adjective : a lame arm. ,a lame excuse
  • NIGHT ARRANT that, "he called lamely down to his companion.
  • And, as an aside, even the ads themselves are kind of lamely similar to the past. for more
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