—adj. 1. crippled or physically disabled, esp. in the foot or leg so as to limp or walk with difficulty.
2. impaired or disabled through defect or injury: a lame arm. 3. weak; inadequate; unsatisfactory; clumsy: a lame excuse. 4. Slang.out of touch with modern fads or trends; unsophisticated.
—v.t. to make lame or defective.
—n. Slang.a person who is out of touch with modern fads or trends, esp. one who is unsophisticated.
Pronunciation: (lām; Fr. lam),[key] —n., —pl.lamesPronunciation: (lām; Fr. lam).[key]Armor. any of a number of thin, overlapping plates composing a piece of plate armor, as a fauld, tasset, or gauntlet.
Pronunciation: (la-mā'; Fr. la-mā'),[key] —n. an ornamental fabric in which metallic threads, as of gold or silver, are woven with silk, wool, rayon, or cotton.