2. A favorite or vulnerable individual: Jack's aunt is a perfect lamb and she will do just about anything for him.
To celebrate the return of Trisha's nephew from his two week lam, or fast departure from home, her uncle decided to have a fete and to roast some lamb on the BBQ (BarBeQue).
A lame wing kept the bird from flying.2. Weak and ineffectual; unsatisfactory: Dale made a lame attempt to apologize for his slanderous remarks.
Aurora had some lame excuses for not arriving on time.
Trina's elegant gown sewn with lamé was designed to minimize the fact that she was lame in one leg and had a slight limp.