brimmed brimmed  /b ˈrɪmd/

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. He had not seen, in the entryway four doors up the street, the slight man in the dark blue coat and the broad- brimmed hat.
  2. Nayla's latest essay brimmed with her father's customary defiance.
  3. I sent to New York for a broad-brimmed hat and a string tie, and at enormous expense trained the local idiot to fan me with a palmetto leaf.

News

  1. Midday Fix: Head to toe sun protection

    Nicole Pearl www.thebeautygirl.com Head to Toe Sun Protection Tips: Look for sunscreens that are SPF 30 or higher, broad spectrum, water resistant Wear wide-brimmed hat and wrap-around sunglasses Consider contact lenses with UVA and UVB blocking Re-apply sunscreen every 2 …
    on June 19, 2013     Source: WGN TV Chicago

  2. Elks Lodge members commemorate Flag Day

    Pullman Square brimmed with patriotic pride and history Friday evening during a Flag Day ceremony hosted by Elks Lodge 313 at the plaza.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Huntington Herald-Dispatch

Quotes

  1. As Dee Dee Bridgewater sees it, "Joanne Brackeen is tall, thin and stylish in her wide-brimmed straw hat and silk trousers tonight. And did I mention? Joanne can unleash torrents at the piano."
    on Apr 22, 2010 By: Dee Dee Bridgewater Source: NPR

  2. Amis sees Islamism as a particularly nasty ideology, "a death-brimmed bog of circular gullibility and paranoia."
    on Apr 25, 2008 By: Martin Amis Source: Washington Post

  3. "People won't believe I can sing those songs, but that's what I was doing," says Moore with a hearty laugh. "I'd be sitting on a stool in my seersucker suit with a shirt and tie, topped off by a stingy-brimmed hat. You couldn't tell me I...
    on Sep 29, 2006 By: Sam Moore Source: Billboard

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