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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shortening of simulation.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sim (plural sims)

  1. (informal) A simulation or simulator.
    They played a flight sim all afternoon.
    • 2009 July 11, Darren Zenko, “U.K. pair turn time into romp”, in Toronto Star[1]:
      But shooters, sims and real-time strategy games ascended as the industry grew and mouseless home consoles made the genre's mechanics awkward.

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Iu MienEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mien *simᴬ (needle).

NounEdit

sim 

  1. needle

KhasiEdit

NounEdit

sim

  1. bird

KurdishEdit

 
sim

NounEdit

sim m

  1. hoof (foot of an animal)


This Kurdish entry was created from the translations listed at hoof. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see sim in the Kurdish Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) April 2008



LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

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sim

  1. first-person singular present active subjunctive of sum

Min NanEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of sim – see (“heart; mind; etc.”).
(This character, sim, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)

MizoEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

sim

  1. to repent

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese si (yes), from Latin sīc (thus; so), from Proto-Indo-European *so (this, that).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sĩ/
  • Hyphenation: sim
  • (file)
  • Rhymes:

InterjectionEdit

sim

  1. yes (affirmative answer)
    “Eles já saíram?” “Sim.”
    “Have they left?” “Yes.”

Usage notesEdit

Sim as an affirmative response can be seen as somewhat terse. In more informal situations, the typical affirmative response consists of repeating the first word of the question’s verb phrase, with a change in person if necessary:

  • “Eles já saíram?” “.”
    “Have they left?” “Yes.”
  • “Eu ganhei?” “ganhaste/ (você) ganhou.”
    “Have I won?” “You have.”
  • “Você vai sair?” “vou.”
    “Are you going out?” “I am.”

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AdverbEdit

sim (not comparable)

  1. indeed; do (used for emphasis in affirmative expressions)
    Eu já li esse livro sim.
    I have already read this book indeed.
    Ele matou sim o bicho.
    He did kill the bug.

NounEdit

sim m (plural sins)

  1. yes; yea (an affirmative answer)
    Recebemos um sim e três nãos.
    We got one yes and three noes.

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

AdverbEdit

sim (Cyrillic spelling сим)

  1. (Kajkavian) hither, this way, here

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Back-formation from simma.

NounEdit

sim n

  1. swim

DeclensionEdit

Declension of sim 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sim simmet sim simmen
Genitive sims simmets sims simmens

VietnameseEdit

 
Vietnamese Wikipedia has an article on:
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(classifier cây) sim (, , 𣑷)

  1. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa

ZhuangEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Chinese (MC siɪm).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sim (old orthography sim)

  1. heart