Caribbean informal a native or inhabitant of Barbados

Word Origin for Bim

C19: of unknown origin


abbreviation for

British Institute of Management
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Examples from the Web for bim

Historical Examples of bim

  • Mr. Bim became grave, for there was no mistaking the task which had been set him.

  • "That is what I desire," said Boolba, and Bim shook his head.

  • Only when she came to describe Bim and to tell of what he said, did she flounder.

  • She dared not look at him, but followed Bim's beckoning finger.

  • Tell her, Bim, what has happened and send her to her mistress.

    Dust of the Desert

    Robert Welles Ritchie