brim brim  /b ˈrɪm/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the top edge of a vessel or other container
  2. (n) a circular projection that sticks outward from the crown of a hat
  3. (v) be completely full
  4. (v) fill as much as possible

Synonym(s)

rim

Usage(s):

  1. Dave Rosgen, his smile shaded from the midday sun by the brim of his cowboy hat, moves easily along a branch of the main channel of Colorado's Blue River, casting his fly rod.
  2. Heavy rain filled the brim of Donald Duck's hat in 1962, causing the character to tip over and dump 50 gallons of water on unamused onlookers.
  3. Ariel Sharon pulls down the brim of his black Australian bush hat--a Jewish Crocodile Dundee.

News

  1. Here are the 2013 NBA Draft caps

    The 2013 NBA Draft is but weeks away, which means it's time to reveal the team-branded caps players will be donning upon being selected this year. And here they are , modeled by the teams with the top three picks-- the Cavaliers , Magic , and Wizards . Pretty simple: prominent team names on the front, logos on the patterned under-brim. Cool: ( Photo via CBS Sports )
    on June 12, 2013     Source: SB Nation

  2. E3 2013: Xbox One Launch Details Unveiled

    Microsoft’s E3 conference was filled to the brim with game previews and trailers, even to the extent that details of the Xbox One’s launch got a bit buried. Now, however, with their big game-filled presentation behind them, Microsoft has put …
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WebProNews

  3. 'Ridiculousness' Couch Candy Steelo Brim Gives The Ladies More Than One Reason To Swoon

    For Steelo Brim, sharing space on Rob Dyrdek's "Ridiculousness" red couch with the beautiful, bubbly Chanel West Coast means that sometimes he's basically invisible. But if you can pry your eyes away from his giggly partner in crime for just a quick sec, you'll instantly notice his boyish good looks and swagged-out style. And then it's [...]
    on June 7, 2013     Source: MTV

Quotes

  1. Organiser Bob Geldof said: "This is going to be the biggest event in Hyde Park's history and the biggest ticketed event ever in the UK. The park will be filled to the brim. In other cities around the country and around the world, millions of people...
    on Jun 27, 2005 By: Bob Geldof Source: BBC News

  2. Frontman David Coverdale says, "It's a bodacious, cheeky little wine, filled to the brim with the spicy essence of sexy, slippery snakeyness."
    on Jun 15, 2010 By: David Coverdale Source: WPTV

  3. "Chris Wraight has crafted a dark tale that thrusts players into the frontlines of the war between Order and Destruction. It's packed to the brim with blood, battles, and all the things that make the Warhammer world so gripping," said Mark...
    on Mar 27, 2009 By: Mark Jacobs Source: FOXBusiness

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