from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of lime.
  • v. hanging around, usually in a public place with friends, enjoying the scene.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The operation of treating with lime, or of sprinkling with slaked lime; in leather manufacturing, the steeping of hides in a solution of lime to remove their hair.
  • n. In bleaching, a solution of lime in water.
  • n. The smearing of twigs with lime to catch birds; bird-liming.


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