in a weak and unconvincing manner
"`I don't know, Edward,' she answered lamely"
In the manner of one who is lame.
In a foolish or ineffective way.
He lamely tried to lie his way out of it, but he wasn't really trying and no one believed him.
an a lame, crippled, disabled, or imperfect manner; as, to walk lamely; a figure lamely drawn
Origin: [See Lame.]
The numerical value of lamely in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of lamely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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