Synonyms of lame in English:

lame


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adjective

1‘the mare went lame’

SYNONYMS
limping, hobbling
incapacitated, debilitated, infirm, deformed, maimed, defective
informal gammy
archaic halt, game
ANTONYMS

able-bodied

2‘a lame excuse’

SYNONYMS
feeble, weak, thin, flimsy, transparent, poor, puny
unconvincing, implausible, unlikely, hollow, hard to believe
informal pathetic, half-baked, hard to swallow
ANTONYMS

convincing, persuasive