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synonyms for lam

  • abscond
  • avoid
  • blow
  • bolt
  • circumvent
  • decamp
  • depart
  • desert
  • disappear
  • dodge
  • double
  • duck
  • elope
  • elude
  • emerge
  • evade
  • flee
  • fly
  • leave
  • pass
  • run
  • shun
  • skip
  • slip
  • vanish
  • bail out
  • break out
  • burst out
  • cut and run
  • cut loose
  • duck out
  • fly the coop
  • get away
  • get away with
  • get off
  • give someone the slip
  • go scot-free
  • make a getaway
  • make getaway
  • make off
  • make oneself scarce
  • play hooky
  • run away
  • run off
  • run out on
  • slip away
  • steal away
  • take a powder
  • take flight
  • take it on the lam
  • take on the lam
  • work out of
  • wriggle out

antonyms for lam

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  • accept
  • aid
  • appear
  • arrive
  • assist
  • come
  • come in
  • confront
  • continue
  • encounter
  • face
  • help
  • meet
  • remain
  • stand
  • stay
  • stop
  • take on
  • wait
  • walk
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How to use lam in a sentence

Diaz, the dead pigeon, and this guy McSweeney take it on the lam from the big house.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
I hold that natur haz its laws and programmy, all the wa down, from the biling over ov a volkano tu the wiggle ov a lam's tale.
JOSH BILLINGS, HIZ SAYINGSHENRY WHEELER SHAW
At length we reach the main valley, called in its upper part Tselung, and in its lower Lam-chyker.
TRANS-HIMALAYA, VOL. 2 (OF 2)SVEN HEDIN
Panislamic, pan-is-lam′ik, adj. relating to all Islam, or all the Mohammedan races.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 3 OF 4: N-R)VARIOUS
A large fleet was prepared, and Nicias, Lam´a-chus, and Alcibiades were chosen generals of the expedition.
THE STORY OF THE GREEKSH. A. GUERBER
Well, we let them get a good look at us taking it on the lam.
DAVE DAWSON ON THE RUSSIAN FRONTR. SIDNEY BOWEN
Salamba, sa-lam′ba, n. a contrivance for fishing used at Manila and elsewhere in the East.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 4 OF 4: S-Z AND SUPPLEMENTS)VARIOUS
Lam'pedo of Lacedaemon was daughter, wife, sister, and mother of a king.
CHARACTER SKETCHES OF ROMANCE, FICTION AND THE DRAMA, VOL 1THE REV. E. COBHAM BREWER, LL.D.
A genus formed, in the first instance, for the reception of Bulinus terebellatus, Lam.
A CONCHOLOGICAL MANUALGEORGE BRETTINGHAM SOWERBY
(properly Aplysiacea) A family belonging to the first section of the order Gasteropoda, Lam.
A CONCHOLOGICAL MANUALGEORGE BRETTINGHAM SOWERBY
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