Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to shim

a thin wedge of material (wood or metal or stone) for driving into crevices

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Most beekeepers who use the shims for upper entrances, add one honey super, a shim, then two honey supers, a shim, two more honey supers, then a third shim, and so forth.
Shim then revealed that he, Zaleha and Suriyadi had voted in favour of the tribunal not going on further, with Prasad and Tan voting otherwise.
Shim told police that her coach sexually violated her from the age of 17 until last January, a month before the Olympics, her lawyer said.
In his various articles about building match AR-15s, Joe Carlos mentions using shims before switching to the BAT Machine (, 208/981-0300) Barrel Extension.
/ Korea Times photo by Shim Hyun-chul A polar bear named Tongki tries to eat frozen apples at Everland amusement park in Yongin, Gyeonggi Province, Thursday.
Security shippers Brinks collected the shim from the producer and took it to the airport, where it was loaded as secure cargo onto an Air France flight to Munich.
Rahimpour and Shim also discussed regional and international developments during their meeting in the Iranian capital.
The new range of shim washers ( come in a huge range of sizes designed to be useful in any application, and the company can even create bespoke washers for clients' specific needs.
According to the company, the Portrait S-Frame with Integrated Shim System builds upon Qfix's existing technologies by incorporating an innovative shimming feature which provides a 4 mm range of height adjustment utilizing discrete 0.5 mm increments.
"I believe my daughter gave her life for the truth," Judy Poe, Shim's mother, told Fox News last Friday from her home in Michigan.
Shim called her bosses at Press TV on Friday to say she had been threatened by the Turkey's National Intelligence Organization (MyT) on Friday and had been accused of being a spy.
Shim's mother, flight stewardess Tan Ser Kuin, is one among the 239 passengers who went missing with MH370.
The shim adjusting procedure is outlined starting on Page 4-18 of TM 9-2350-252-20-1-2 (Apr 97), WP 0265 and 0266 in TM 9-2350-284-23-1-2 (Mar 12), and WP 0368 in TM 9-2350-294-23-1-2 (Nov 09).
Rest a level across the opening and level it with one or more shims. Mark the shim at the thickest point.
JS Communications managing partner David Shim pored over R&H's books, trying to hammer out a plan.