Definition Of brims


fill or be full to the point of overflowing.

a brimming cup

the projecting edge around the bottom of a hat.

a soft hat with a turned-up brim

Example Of brims

  • a soft hat with a turned-up brim

  • An oblique love story, the play brims with compassionate understanding.

  • Anyhow, my zucchinis were stuffed to the brim , and I put the lids back on.

  • As a rule of thumb, if you can stick a whole finger under the brim of the hat, it's too big.

  • ‘People don't pick on people's sisters,’ she protested, her eyes brimming .

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