There are 3 translations of lame in Spanish:

lame1

Pronunciation: /leɪm/

adj

  • 1 1.1 (in foot, leg) cojo, rengo (AmL) , renco (Col, RPl) to be lame in one leg cojear or renquear or (AmL tb) renguear de una pierna to go lame quedarse cojo ( or renco etc)
    More example sentences
    • But M.G. Anand conquered the illness, as he overcame a lame leg when he was just two years old.
    • She is the sweetly sexy young innocent with the funky left-field disability: a lame leg from polio.
    • However he realised that it just would not be that easy, for he himself had a lame leg and could only move slowly.
    1.2 (stiff) [shoulder] agarrotado
  • 2 (weak) [excuse] pobre, malo
    More example sentences
    • Better roads in cities that receive heavier rains are testimony to the fact that blaming the rains is a lame excuse for poor quality of public works.
    • To say it is impossible to segregate fans is a lame excuse and an abdication of responsibility which will eventually drive away some Bolton supporters from attending altogether.
    • Do you think that's just a lame excuse or is that true?

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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more

There are 3 translations of lame in Spanish:

lame2

vt

  • dejar cojo or (AmL) rengo she was lamed for life quedó coja de por vida
    More example sentences
    • She did evil acts from laming her horse to using Iolaus to kill his best friend.
    • Yet, you offered to stay behind at Camelot willingly, when you were not lamed or too young.
    • In one of the Kerry stories in which the local priest is obliged to resort to the wise-woman when his horse is mysteriously lamed, we are told that many people believed that it was from the Devil that she had her powers.

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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more

There are 3 translations of lame in Spanish:

lamé

Pronunciation: /lɑːˈmeɪ; ˈlɑːmeɪ/

n

u
  • lamé (m) gold/silver lamé lamé dorado/plateado

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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more