(US campus) a general term of contempt or disparagement, a weakling, an inadequate, one not attuned to the prevailing styles and priorities.
|NBC’s Sat. Night Live [NBC-TV] I met this pathetic lame-o [HDAS].|
|Campus Sl. Apr.|
|Sl. and Sociability 120: During 1990–92, all of the following nouns categorized someone as not attuned to the prevailing style or priorities of UNC-CH student life: [...] lamo.|
|After the Fall 197: ‘That cow was a bull, lame-o,’ Molly said. ‘You’re the lame-o, bull brain,’ Max shot back.|
|Cherry 310: She had hooked up with some guys though and she was partying with them, but they were lame-os.|