Flam

Definition of Flam

Pronunciation: flăm
n.1.A freak or whim; also, a falsehood; a lie; an illusory pretext; deception; delusion.
A perpetual abuse and flam upon posterity.
- South.
v. t.1.To deceive with a falsehood.
[imp. & p. p. Flammed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Flamming.]
God is not to be flammed off with lies.
- South.

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