a rapid escape (as by criminals)
"the thieves made a clean getaway"; "after the expose he had to take it on the lam"
scat, run, scarper, turn tail, lam, run away, hightail it, bunk, head for the hills, take to the woods, escape, fly the coop, break away(verb)
flee; take to one's heels; cut and run
"If you see this man, run!"; "The burglars escaped before the police showed up"
thrash, thresh, lam, flail(verb)
give a thrashing to; beat hard
The twenty-third letter of the Arabic alphabet, . It is preceded by and followed by .
Origin: From lemja.
to beat soundly; to thrash
Origin: [Icel. lemja to beat, or lama to bruise, both fr. lami, lama, lame. See Lame.]
Lam is a municipality in the district of Cham in Bavaria in Germany.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
lam, v.t. to beat. [Ice. lemja, to beat.]
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The numerical value of lam in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of lam in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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