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Meaning of lame

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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

      adj 1: pathetically lacking in force or effectiveness; "a feeble
             excuse"; "a lame argument" [syn: {feeble}, {lame}]
      2: disabled in the feet or legs; "a crippled soldier"; "a game
         leg" [syn: {crippled}, {halt}, {halting}, {lame}, {gimpy},
      n 1: someone who doesn't understand what is going on [syn:
           {square}, {lame}]
      2: a fabric interwoven with threads of metal; "she wore a gold
         lame dress"
      v 1: deprive of the use of a limb, especially a leg; "The
           accident has crippled her for life" [syn: {cripple},

Source : WordNet ® Princeton University. 2010.

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