vim

noun
\ ˈvim How to pronounce vim (audio) \

Definition of vim

: robust energy and enthusiasm

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Examples of vim in a Sentence

some food and a little rest should give me back some of my vim
Recent Examples on the Web Plus: Its lap pool sports underwater speakers for swims with musical vim. Laura Manske, Forbes, 2 Sep. 2021 But while a cropped, tailored tweed jacket from Chanel might be $8,550, one with similar vim from Zara sells for around $120. WSJ, 31 Aug. 2021 Claude Fouet, still full of vim and good humor at age 89 but with memory problems, was among the first in his Paris care home to agree to a vaccination. Fox News, 10 Jan. 2021 Claude Fouet, still full of vim and good humor at age 89 but with memory problems, was among the first in his Paris care home to agree to a vaccination. Fox News, 10 Jan. 2021 Claude Fouet, still full of vim and good humor at age 89 but with memory problems, was among the first in his Paris care home to agree to a vaccination. Fox News, 10 Jan. 2021 Claude Fouet, still full of vim and good humor at age 89 but with memory problems, was among the first in his Paris care home to agree to a vaccination. Fox News, 10 Jan. 2021 Claude Fouet, still full of vim and good humor at age 89 but with memory problems, was among the first in his Paris care home to agree to a vaccination. Fox News, 10 Jan. 2021 Claude Fouet, still full of vim and good humor at age 89 but with memory problems, was among the first in his Paris care home to agree to a vaccination. Fox News, 10 Jan. 2021

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First Known Use of vim

1843, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for vim

Latin, accusative of vis strength; akin to Greek is strength, Sanskrit vaya meal, strength

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Last Updated

15 Sep 2021

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“Vim.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vim. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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vim

noun
\ ˈvim How to pronounce vim (audio) \

Kids Definition of vim

: great energy and enthusiasm

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