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Synonyms for brimbrɪm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brim, rim, lip(noun)

    the top edge of a vessel or other container

    Synonyms:
    sassing, lip, sass, back talk, mouth, brim, flange, rim, backtalk

  2. brim(verb)

    a circular projection that sticks outward from the crown of a hat

    Synonyms:
    rim, lip

  3. brim(verb)

    be completely full

    "His eyes brimmed with tears"

  4. brim(verb)

    fill as much as possible

    "brim a cup to good fellowship"

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. brim

    Bank is a general term for the land along the edge of a water course; it may also denote a raised portion of the bed of a river, lake, or ocean; as, the Banks of Newfoundland. A beach is a strip or expanse of incoherent wave-worn sand, which is often pebbly or full of boulders; we speak of the beach of a lake or ocean; a beach is sometimes found in the bend of a river. Strand is a more poetic term for a wave-washed shore, especially as a place for landing or embarking; as, the keel grates on the strand. The whole line of a country or continent that borders the sea is a coast. Shore is any land, whether cliff, or sand, or marsh, bordering water. We do not speak of the coast of a river, nor of the banks of the ocean, tho there may be banks by or under the sea. Edge is the line where land and water meet; as, the water's edge. Brink is the place from which one may fall; as, the river's brink; the brink of a precipice; the brink of ruin.

    Synonyms:
    bank, beach, border, bound, brink, coast, edge, marge, margin, rim, shore, strand

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. brim(n.)

    Synonyms:
    edge, border, rim, verge, margin, skirt


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