brim, rim, lip(noun)
the top edge of a vessel or other container
a circular projection that sticks outward from the crown of a hat
be completely full
"His eyes brimmed with tears"
fill as much as possible
"brim a cup to good fellowship"
English Synonyms and Antonyms
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.
Translations for brim
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- периферия, бряг, край, напълвам догоре, ръбBulgarian
- voraCatalan, Valencian
- μπορ, γύροςGreek
- bile, oirScottish Gaelic
- szél, száj, karima, csordultig teltHungarian
- orlo, bordo, essere pieno zeppo, traboccare, essere colmoItalian
- rand, overlopen, boord, tot de rand toe vullenDutch
- rebordo, abaPortuguese
- край, наполняться до краёв, поляRussian
- brädd, brätteSwedish
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