gim

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare gimp (adjective).

Adjective[edit]

gim (comparative more gim, superlative most gim)

  1. (dialect, 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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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.)

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Betawi gim, from Hokkien (kim, “gold”).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gim (plural, first-person possessive gimku, second-person possessive gimmu, third-person possessive gimnya)

  1. (Jakarta) gold thread

Etymology 2[edit]

From English game, from Middle English game, gamen, gammen, from Old English gamen (sport, joy, mirth, pastime, game, amusement, pleasure), from Proto-Germanic *gamaną (amusement, pleasure, game", literally "participation, communion, people together), from *ga- (collective prefix) + *mann- (man); or alternatively from *ga- + a root from Proto-Indo-European *men- (to think, have in mind).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gim (plural, first-person possessive gimku, second-person possessive gimmu, third-person possessive gimnya)

  1. game
    pengembang gimgame developer
    Synonym: permainan

Etymology 3[edit]

From English game point.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gim (plural, first-person possessive gimku, second-person possessive gimmu, third-person possessive gimnya)

  1. (colloquial) game point

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Javanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English game.

Noun[edit]

gim

  1. game

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English gin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gim m (plural gins)

  1. gin (liquor made with juniper berries)

Zhuang[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from 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.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gim (old orthography gim)

  1. gold