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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare gimp (adjective).

AdjectiveEdit

gim (comparative more gim, superlative most gim)

  1. (dialectal, dated) neat; spruce

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for gim in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

AnagramsEdit


IndonesianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Min Nan (kim, gold).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gim

  1. gold thread

Etymology 2Edit

From English game.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gim

  1. game

Etymology 3Edit

From English game point.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gim

  1. game point

JavaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English game.

NounEdit

gim (Javanese spelling ꦒꦶꦩ꧀)

  1. game

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English gin.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gim m (plural gins)

  1. gin (liquor made with juniper berries)

ZhuangEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle Chinese (MC kˠiɪm). Cognate with Thai คำ (kam), Northern Thai ᨤᩴᩣ, Lao ຄຳ (kham), ᦆᧄ (xam), Shan ၶမ်း (khám), Ahom 𑜁𑜪 (kham) or 𑜁𑜞𑜪 (khram), Saek กฺั๊ม.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Standard Zhuang) IPA(key): /kim˨˦/
  • Tone numbers: gim1
  • Hyphenation: gim

NounEdit

gim (old orthography gim)

  1. gold