Definition of Lames

1. n. pl. Small steel plates combined together so as to slide one upon the other and form a piece of armor.



Definition of Lames

1. Verb. (third-person singular of lame) ¹

2. Noun. (plural of lamé) ¹

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Definition of Lames

1. lame [v] - See also: lame

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lames

lamentably
lamentation
lamented
lamentedly
lamenter
lamenters
lamentful
lamenting
lamentingly
lamentoso
laments
lameo
lameos
lamer
lamers
lames (current term)
lamest
lamestream
lameter
lameters
lametta
lamia
lamiaceae
lamiae
lamias
lamiger
lamigers
lamiids
lamin
lamin antibodies

Literary usage of Lames

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1. The Original Chronicle of Andrew of Wyntoun Printed on Parallel Pages from by Andrew, François Joseph Amours, John Thomas Tosbach Brown, George Neilson (1908)
"... The landis to wast that by hym were And lames his sone rase in his stede. Till the Castelle off Tyne off were R. CHAP. CXC. in A, CLXXXIX. in Landis to ..."

2. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1892)
"... Prince of Abyssinia,' 1759; a facsimile of the 6rst edition, with a bibliography by .lames Mac- ..."

3. Publications by English Dialect Society (1850)
"... it would not only disabuse Antiochus (who was hi- .lames II. therto kept in the Dark), but it would perhaps convict poor A masis of some Ingratitude ..."

4. The Harleian Miscellany: Or, A Collection of Scarce, Curious, and by William Oldys, John Malham (1808)
"... at that present tyme, in possession of the duchy of Yorke ; but the said Schir lames, ... And albeit that Schir lames, to make him ..."

5. Commentaries on the Laws of England: In Four Books by William Blackstone, Thomas McIntyre Cooley (1872)
"... I- -I the master shall answer for his neglect : if a smith's servant lames a horse while he is shoeing him, an action lies against the master, ..."

6. The Bibliographer's Manual of English Literature: Containing an Account of by William Thomas Lowndes, Henry George Bohn (1865)
"The magnificent Entertainment given to King lames, Queene Anne his Wife, and Henry Frederick the Prince, vpon theDay of his Maiesties ..."

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