clam

Discussion in 'Dictionary Additions' started by Nobu.0, Feb 11, 2014.

  1. Nobu.0

    Nobu.0 Senior Member

    Tokyo
    Japanese
    Term: clam



    Your definition or explanation: [music] wrong notes


    Example: We are an amateur band, so we may hit a few clams, but who cares? We're here to have fun.


    One or more places you have seen the term: Desperate Housewives Season 5 Episode 8 City on Fire
    http://www.springfieldspringfield.c...p?tv-show=desperate-housewives&episode=s05e08
    "Okay, we may look a little old up there, and we may hit a few clams, But who cares we're here to have fun."

    Have you looked for this term or meaning in dictionaries? Yes


    Have you found it? No


    Entries in other dictionaries:
    http://www.thefreedictionary.com/clam
    http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clamp?show=0&t=1392116532
    http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/clam?s=t
    http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=clam
     
  2. Cagey post mod

    California
    English - US
    Thank you.
    I had never heard this before, and would never have guessed 'clam' had this meaning.
    (Of course, I'm not a musician. :) )

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    Just to be clear, the dictionaries listed below are ones checked that don't have an entry for 'clam' with this meaning.

    We don't require such a list, but they make clear that Nobu.0 has done the requested research. :)
     

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