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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Flam  \Flam\  (fl[a^]m),  n.  [Cf.  AS  {fle['a]m},  {fl[=ae]m}, 
  flight.  [root]  84  .  Cf  {Flimflam}.] 
  A  freak  or  whim;  also  a  falsehood;  a  lie;  an  illusory 
  pretext;  deception;  delusion.  [Obs.] 
 
  A  perpetual  abuse  and  flam  upon  posterity.  --South. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Flam  \Flam\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Flammed};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Flamming}.] 
  To  deceive  with  a  falsehood.  [Obs.] 
 
  God  is  not  to  be  flammed  off  with  lies.  --South. 




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