sim

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortening.

Noun[edit]

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”[1], Toronto Star:
      But shooters, sims and real-time strategy games ascended as the industry grew and mouseless home consoles made the genre's mechanics awkward.

Anagrams[edit]


Kurdish[edit]

sim

Noun[edit]

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



Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

sim

  1. first-person singular present active subjunctive of sum

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

sim

  1. rafsi of simxu.

Mizo[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

sim

  1. repent

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

sim

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

Usage notes[edit]

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?” “ganhou.”
    “Have I won?” “You have.”
  • “Você vai sair?” “vou.”
    “Are you going out?” “I am.”

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Antonyms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

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.

Noun[edit]

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-Croatian[edit]

Adverb[edit]

sim

  1. (Kajkavian) hither, this way, here

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from simma.

Noun[edit]

sim n

  1. swim

Declension[edit]