Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A impediment to walking due to the feet or legs.
  • n. The quality of being lame, pathetic or uncool.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The condition or quality of being lame.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state of being lame; defect or unsoundness of a limb or limbs; especially, impairment of locomotive capacity by injury or deformity: as, lameness of the hand or foot; lameness caused by a broken or a deformed leg.
  • n. Imperfection; want of finish or completeness; defect; insufficiency; weakness: as, the lameness of a verse or a rime; the lameness of an argument or an apology.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an imperfection or defectiveness
  • n. disability of walking due to crippling of the legs or feet

Etymologies

lame +‎ -ness (Wiktionary)

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