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English definition of “brim”

brim

noun  /brɪm/ us  

brim noun (TOP)

[C] the very top edge of a container: He filled his cup to the brim.

brim noun (PART OF HAT)

[C usually sing] the bottom part of a hat that sticks out: He pulled the brim of his hat down over his eyes.

brim

verb [I]  /brɪm/ (-mm-) us  

brim verb [I] (BE FULL)

to fill or be full to the top: Her eyes brimmed with tears. fig. She’s brimming with confidence.
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