American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Ebullient vitality and energy. See Synonyms at vigor.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Vigor; energy; activity.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. colloq. Power; force; energy; spirit; activity; vigor.
- n. a healthy capacity for vigorous activity
- n. an imaginative lively style (especially style of writing)
- 1843, possibly from the Latin vim, accusative of vis ("power, energy") (from which English vis); perhaps a modern imitative of the Latin. (Wiktionary)
- Latin, accusative of vīs; see weiə- in Indo-European roots. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Plugin will be installed to vim runtime path:/home/mattn/.vim”
“You might like this vim plugin then - drop it into ~/.vim/plugin/and restart vim, then try saving some invalid PHP code ...”
“The vim is on display in one of the show's opening numbers, in which Olivia DiPesto, a blue fuzzy creature operated by Mr. Rabinowitz, dispatches the Pop Ups to Bay Ridge to buy the best tomatoes in Brooklyn.”
“I actually map capslock to ctrl, you can hit escape in vim easily enough with C - [agscala whofysh”
“Ah! dat is vat you call a vim in your _pays_, -- the vim of Colonel”
“He looked in mute surprise, and everybody else looked; and a polite German count, gazing through his eye-glass, said, "Ah! dat is vat you call a vim in your”
“The number keys print pqrstuvwxy instead of 0123456789; numlock calls vim help; / toggles mode; * prints; - prints; + prints l;”
“And I still can't do "set filetype = doctest" in vim, which is hardly a new tool.”
“I'd be really interested in the "vim" implementation.”
“Entering the stream again, which, though hardly an inch deep, came out of the rock with such "vim" that when it struck his feet it flew up nearly to his knees, Joe waded through, and then turning, shouted to me:”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘vim’.
A list of 3-letter words which cannot be formed by adding a letter to a 2-letter word (see Ken Clark's word lists found at http://www.seattlescrab...
Words contained in the screenplay of Wizard of Oz, 1939 film.
Comments show the actual "line" from the film.
The words are tagged for grade-level
Words - or different usages of words I already knew - that I am learning thanks to Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery.
See also ofravens' with thanks to Anne Shirley.
Words that make me happy in my pants AND have a place in the dictionary.
List of most of the words I've learned
My big word list.
Looking for tweets for vim.