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A man who has womanly tendencies or acts/looks like a woman. Sometimes will cross dress or go into lesbian chatrooms pretending to be a woman. Ugly as fuck.
Vitale looks like a fat shim.
by eh.fu April 20, 2008
 
1.
a he-she, she-male, transvestite
whooah look at that shim! its more manly than that one!
by kaitlin barnes November 30, 2004
 
2.
(n)-A person of anonymous or unconfirmed gender. Usually only applicable to people met online.
Are you still going out with that shim?
by Jon Zamboni July 14, 2005
 
3.
A mixture of the words him and she. Used to describe someone who has characteristics of both a male and female person.
"His wife is such a shim!"
by Corinne Simpson October 15, 2006
 
4.
An individual whose gender is unclear to everyone else.
I'm not sure if that person is a she or a him, therefore they must be a shim.
by Coli Oli March 21, 2010
 
5.
1). A lady that looks like a dude, or a dude that looks like a lady. 2). Transvestite. 3). Shemale. 4). Cross dressing men or butch lesbians.
No, Katee, you didn't invent this word. But you can say, "Ew, gross, look at shim! Its dick is hanging out of its skirt!"
by imbendenton July 07, 2005
 
6.
Derived from the italian word "scemonito" meaning a fool, retart,etc..
THAT GUY1: you guys made me wait outside for 2 hours
THOSE GUYS: Sorry we were eating some bracciole
THAT GUY1: You guys are a bunch of shims
by Ant Anthem September 10, 2006
 
7.
used as a direct object, a person. Someone whose sexual identity cannot be identified even after a prolonged conversation.
"Hey, did you meet that new guy at work today?"

"Guy? I thought he was a chick. Name's Leslie."

"Huh, must be a shim."
by neatoness August 29, 2009