|1.||the upper rim of a vessel: the brim of a cup|
|2.||a projecting rim or edge: the brim of a hat|
|3.||the brink or edge of something|
|—vb , brims, brimming, brimmed|
|4.||to fill or be full to the brim: eyes brimming with tears|
|[C13: from Middle High German brem, probably from Old Norse barmr; see |
The rim of the upper opening of the pelvis.