There are 2 main translations of lam in Spanish:

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lam 1

American English: /læm/
British English: /lam/

intransitive verb

Phrasal verbs

lam into

also: -mm- verb + preposition + object
(British English)
[colloquial] lace into

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There are 2 main translations of lam in Spanish:

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lam 2
American English: /læm/
British English: /lam/

noun

  • (American English) [colloquial]to go on the lam
    darse a la fuga
    escaparse
    he's still on the lam
    sigue fugitivo
    to take it on the lam
    darse a la fuga
    escaparse
    Example sentences
    • She, however, has lent it to a thief on the lam from the police.
    • When the police come looking for him, he must go on the lam and try to piece together the last two years of his life using only the strange trinkets as clues.
    • Taylor and Thomas also tell the story of a convict on the lam in Maine who hid from police in snowy woods.

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