1. to beat, to strike, to thrash.
|in Etym. Dict. Scot. Lang.|
|Lowspeak 91: Lamp – 2. to hit in the face.|
|Sheepshagger 240: Fuckin lucky there Llýr, I was just about to fuckin lamp yew one I was.|
|Be My Enemy 166: Energetically lamping Rory with a ‘Shut Up You Smug Tory Twat’ baseball bat.|
|(con. 1980s) Skagboys 269: One ay these days the big felly’s gaunny turn roond n lamp that stroppy wee fucker.|
|Pulp Ink 2 [ebook] I swear if he changes his mind one more time I’m goonna fuckin’ lamp him!‘Topless Vampire Bitches’ in C. Rhatigan and N. Bird (eds)|
2. (W.I.) to trick, to deceive.
|cited in Dict. Jam. Eng. (1980).|