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  • n  someone who doesn't understand what is going on
  • n  a fabric interwoven with threads of metal
    she wore a gold lame dress
  • v  deprive of the use of a limb, especially a leg
  • s  pathetically lacking in force or effectiveness
    a lame argument
  • s  disabled in the feet or legs

  • Yes, he's a lame duck with an Antarctic approval rating but can you imagine Bill Clinton going so gently into the night? There are substantive gestures available to a President .
  • That's important: one reason so many cell phones are lame is that cell-phone-service providers hobble developers with lame rules about what they can and can't do.
  • Lame lame lame lame lame! Not even funny or cute.
News & Articles

  • Lame Deer woman sentenced for fatal DUI crash
    A 38-year-old Lame Deer woman with four previous DUI convictions in tribal court has been sentenced to nearly four years in federal prison for a June 2012 drunken driving crash that killed one relativ
    June 12, 2013 - Montana Kaimin
  • Hear Lame Drivers' Brazen Basement-Rock Outburst 'Other Side'
    In anticipation of their innovative, forthcoming Flexi-Book project (a five-disc art book hybrid that you can also play on your turntable), Lame Drivers have shared "Other Side," a sepia-drenched, three-minute stretch of rollicking basement rock that befits both cranked-up stereos and aimless cruises down empty highways...
    June 10, 2013 - Spin
  • Thought Kanye West’s ‘Yeezus’ Cover Was Lame? Design Your Own!
    If you thought Kanye West’s upcoming Yeezus album debuted some pretty lame cover-art, you can have a chance to design it for yourself. Okay, so it’s not official. Still, graphic design marketplace 99designs is holding an independent contest to create a cover design for Yeezus. The leaked cover for Ye’s newest album shows the disk with a [...] Thought Kanye West’s ‘Yeezus’ Cover Was Lame? Design ...
    June 10, 2013 - The Inquisitr

  • Diablo Cody in TheShowBuzz
    They're using me to publicize their stupid shoes and NOBODY ASKED ME,Cody wrote on her MySpace blog Friday. "I would never consent to a lame publicity stunt at a time when I already want to hide."
  • Kent Desormeaux in USA Today
    Desormeaux said Big Brown "was in no way, shape or form lame or sore. But there's something amiss, probably just tired."
  • Ingrid Newkirk in International Herald Tribune
    You might be a lame duck,PETA President Ingrid Newkirk said in a letter to Bush, "but you still have the power to help lame turkeys."

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