(noun, adjective, verb)


1. (obsolete) Fierce; sharp; cold.


1. the top edge of a vessel or other container

Similar word(s): lip, rim

Definition categories: man–made, edge

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

Definition categories: man–made, projection

Sentences with brim as a noun:

- The toy box was filled to the brim with stuffed animals.


1. be completely full

- His eyes brimmed with tears

Definition categories: stative, feature, have

2. fill as much as possible

- brim a cup to good fellowship

Definition categories: change, fill

Sentences with brim as a verb:

- The room brimmed with people.