Definition of lam:
get by, scarper, slip, fly the coop, track down, guide, absquatulate, make a getaway, work, drub, hunt, chip off, pass, tend, bat, function, die hard, ply, give someone the slip, pickup, campaign, free, carry, lead, hunt down, slash, scat, breakout, head for the hills, consort, operate, melt down, range, convulse, course, get out, clobber, run away, thrash, cut and run, take flight, run, go, slam, bleed, ladder, lean, feed, break out, move, prevail, bunk, take it on the lam, escape, slam dance, extend, unravel, get off, getaway, get away, come off, jactitate, mosh, run for, decamp, flow, cream, execute, break away, miss, abscond, flight, persist, lick, fly, flee, melt, break, be given, beat, toss, chip, black market, break off, play, race, hightail it, incline, rout, splinter, break loose, thrash about, thresh, take to the woods, flail, thresh about, turn tail, endure, secede, elude, draw.
- "Sketches of the Natural History of Ceylon", J. Emerson Tennent.
- "Old Hendrik's Tales", Arthur Owen Vaughan.
- "The House Behind the Cedars", Charles W. Chesnutt.