Meaning of LIME in English



Function: transitive verb

Inflected Form: limed ; lim · ing

Date: 13th century

1 : to smear with a sticky substance (as birdlime)

2 : to entangle with or as if with birdlime

3 : to treat or cover with lime < lime the lawn in the spring>

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.