lamely (adv.)
imperfectly, defectively; also, haltingly, in a lame manner
R3 I.i.22[Richard alone, of himself] sent before my time / Into this breathing world ... so lamely
TG II.i.86[Speed to Valentine, of Valentine's verses] Are they not lamely writ?
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