the upper edge of anything hollow; rim; brink:
the brim of a cup.
a projecting edge:
the brim of a hat.
to be full to the brim.
to fill to the brim.
the upper rim of a vessel: the brim of a cup
a projecting rim or edge: the brim of a hat
the brink or edge of something
verb brims, brimming, brimmed
to fill or be full to the brim: eyes brimming with tears
see: filled to the brim
brindled. Historical Examples The Christian Hall Caine adj.
an Adriatic seaport in SE Apulia, in SE Italy: important Roman city and naval station. Contemporary Examples Italian School Bombing Sparks Fear of Return to Bloodshed Barbie Latza Nadeau May 18, 2012 My Harrowing Libya Escape Tareke Brhane April 15, 2011 Historical Examples The Story of the Great War, Volume III (of VIII) Various My […]
a brindled coloring. a brindled animal. brindled. Historical Examples Vacation with the Tucker Twins Nell Speed The Bishop of Cottontown John Trotwood Moore Dust Mr. and Mrs. Haldeman-Julius Paul Prescott’s Charge Horatio Alger Back at School with the Tucker Twins Nell Speed The Secret of the Storm Country Grace Miller White Cast Adrift T. S. […]
gray or tawny with darker streaks or spots. Historical Examples The Nest Builder Beatrice Forbes-Robertson Hale Cabbages and Kings O. Henry The Bush Boys Captain Mayne Reid Songs of Childhood Walter de la Mare Yellow-Cap and Other Fairy-Stories For Children Julian Hawthorne Tanglewood Tales Nathaniel Hawthorne All About Dogs Charles Henry Lane The Fairy Ring […]