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  1. a male given name, form of Timothy.

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  1. Timothy.

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How to use Tim in a sentence

  • "He's been counting the days till you got home, Mark," said Tim, holding a burning match over my pipe.

  • Tim says more by the vigor of his smoking than Perry Thomas could express in a year's oration.

  • They heard how in the early spring in the meadow by the mill-dam Tim and I had stopped our ploughs to draw lots and he had lost.

  • We did plan a great trip—father and mother and Tim and I—we were going to England together when the farm showed a surplus.

  • When Tim hesitates he loses his temper as a sensible man should lose it—he buries it, and his indomitable good humor wins.

British Dictionary definitions for Tim.


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  1. Timothy

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