lame
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
lame(
leym
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (crippled)
b. rengo
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
c. renco
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(boring)
b. fome
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Chile
(Chile)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to cripple)
b. dejar rengo
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
c. dejar renco
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
lame
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (person, animal)
a. cojo(a)
to be lameser cojo(a)
to go lamequedarse cojo(a)
2. (excuse, argument)
a. endeble, pobre
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (general)
a. dejar cojo(a)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
lamé [ˈlɑːmeɪ]
noun
lamé (m)
gold lamé lamé (m) de oro; lamé (m) dorado
...a gold lamé gown ...a Presley clone who struts about in gold lame with leopard-skin cuffs
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
lamer
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
lamer(
lah
-
mehr
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to brush the tongue over)
2.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(to splash)
lamerse
A reflexive verb is a verb that indicates that the subject performs an action on itself (e.g. Miguel se lava.).
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
lamer
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to lick
2. (muy fam fig)
a.
lamerle el culo a alguiento lick somebody's arse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
3. (general)
a. to lick oneself
4. (fig)
a.
lamerse las heridasto lick one's wounds
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
lamer
transitive verb
1 (con la lengua) to lick
2 [+olas] to lap (against)
3 (pasar rozando) to graze
pronominal verb
lamerse
que no se lame
un problema que no se lame a bloody great problem (muy_familiar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Examplesloading
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning
Did this page answer your question?