Translation of "lam" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

lamnoun

uk /læm/ us /læm/ US
on the lam

escaping, especially from the police

(尤指为躲避警方追缉而)在逃,逃亡
The robbers were on the lam for several days before they were caught. 这些抢劫犯在逃窜了数日后终于落网。

(Translation of “lam” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)