lame

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Adjective[change]

Positive
lame

Comparative
lamer

Superlative
lamest

  1. (often offensive) If you are lame you are not able to walk well because of a problem with one's feet or legs.
    Because I broke my leg and it's in a cast, I'm going to be lame for a while.
  2. (slang) If it is lame it is not convincing or believable.
    He had a really lame excuse for missing the birthday party.
  3. (slang) Something that is lame is not cool, funny, interesting, fun, or relevant.
    He kept telling these lame jokes all night.
    That party was lame, so we ditched it.

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