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Synonyms for vim

a quality of active mental and physical forcefulness

Synonyms for vim

a healthy capacity for vigorous activity

an imaginative lively style (especially style of writing)

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Both Carrot and Vimes are markedly different from the traditional fantasy hero, as they are neither above nor outside law-bound society.
Les religieux etaient chaleureusement salues par des decharges de fusils a leur arrivee, tandis que leur depart pouvait s'averer une source de profonde tristesse: << nous en vimes des plus courageux fondre en larmes >> (16).
nous vimes des hommes qui utilisaient une etrange facon de naviguer; ils etaient eux-memes a la fois marins et navires.
The task facing Commander Sir Samuel Vimes, Head of Ankh-Morpork City Guard, is to discover who has committed a terrible crime.
The latest book sends tough but honest cop Sam Vimes to his wife's country estate, where he stumbles on a murder.
The latest Discworld book sends tough but honest cop Sam Vimes on holiday to his wife's country estate, where, inevitably, he stumbles upon a murder.
Then there is Sam Vimes, a shrewd copper struggling to keep order and simply survive in the world's main city of Ankh Morpork - a grimy capital not dissimilar to London.
belongs to Watch commander Sam Vimes, an emphatically good cop, but one aware how much darkness he carries within.
It seems increasingly likely that Vimes is the character for whom Pratchett will be remembered