lamer

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

lame +‎ -er

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Rhymes: -eɪmə(ɹ)

Adjective[edit]

lamer

  1. comparative form of lame: more lame

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lamer (plural lamers)

  1. (slang, derogatory, demoscene, gaming, warez, dated) A person lacking in maturity, social skills, technical competence or intelligence.
    Antonym: elite
    • 1997 April 1, David McCandless, “Warez Wars”, in Wired[1], ISSN 1059-1028:
      Phil and his counterparts in Asia and the US are deployed to infiltrate pirate groups; to study IRC; to get under the skin of the lamers, the dabblers, and the professionals; to chat, seduce, charm, and interact with the denizens of this bizarre over-underworld.
    • 2009, John Impagliazzo; Timo Järvi; Petri Paju, editors, History of Nordic Computing 2 [] , Springer, →ISBN, page 298:
      Other accounts mention that the lamers are constantly asking for advice on coding routines.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From lame +‎ -er.

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lamer

  1. (transitive) to flatten

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Kholosi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Lari [script needed] (lamr).

Noun[edit]

lamer ?

  1. sand

References[edit]

  • Eric Anonby; Hassan Mohebi Bahmani (2014), “Shipwrecked and Landlocked: Kholosi, an Indo-Aryan Language in South-west Iran”, in Cahier de Studia Iranica xx[2], pages 13-36

Mauritian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French mer.

Noun[edit]

lamer

  1. sea

References[edit]

  • Baker, Philip & Hookoomsing, Vinesh Y. 1987. Dictionnaire de créole mauricien. Morisyen – English – Français

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin lambere, present active infinitive of lambō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /laˈmeɾ/ [laˈmeɾ]
  • Rhymes: -eɾ
  • Hyphenation: la‧mer

Verb[edit]

lamer (first-person singular present lamo, first-person singular preterite lamí, past participle lamido)

  1. to lick (stroke with the tongue)
  2. to lick (lap; take in with the tongue)

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