Meaning of “rim” in the English Dictionary

"rim" in British English

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rimnoun [ C ]

uk /rɪm/ us /rɪm/

the outer, often curved or circular, edge of something:

The rim of the cup was chipped and broken.
My reading glasses have wire rims.
adjective uk /ˈrɪm.ləs/ us /ˈrɪm.ləs/

He's got new rimless reading glasses.

rimverb [ T ]

uk /rɪm/ us /rɪm/ -mm-

(Definition of “rim” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rim" in American English

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rimnoun [ C ]

us /rɪm/

the outer edge of something, esp. of something curved or circular:

The rim of this cup is chipped.

(Definition of “rim” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)