Associations to the word «Brim»


BRIM, noun. (obsolete) The sea; ocean; water; flood.
BRIM, noun. An edge or border (originally specifically of the sea or a body of water).
BRIM, noun. The topmost rim or lip of a container.
BRIM, noun. A projecting rim, especially of a hat.
BRIM, verb. To be full to overflowing.
BRIM, verb. (transitive) To fill to the brim, upper edge, or top.
BRIM, verb. Of pigs: to be in heat, to rut.
BRIM, adjective. (obsolete) Fierce; sharp; cold.
BRIM OVER, verb. To overflow over the brim (of a saucepan etc.)

Dictionary definition

BRIM, noun. The top edge of a vessel or other container.
BRIM, noun. A circular projection that sticks outward from the crown of a hat.
BRIM, verb. Be completely full; "His eyes brimmed with tears".
BRIM, verb. Fill as much as possible; "brim a cup to good fellowship".

Wise words

Four things come not back. The spoken word, the sped arrow, the past life, ad the neglected opportunity.
Arabian Proverb