follow Dictionary.com

Denotation vs. Connotation

Rimmer

[rim-er] /ˈrɪm ər/
noun
1.
William, 1816–79, U.S. sculptor and painter, born in England.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Rimmer
Historical Examples
  • We shall be stronger there, and it will be a relief to Mr Rimmer to have us all back again safely.

    Fire Island G. Manville Fenn
  • If there are savages here, would they not have been drowned, Mr Rimmer?

    Fire Island G. Manville Fenn
  • We must get Mr Rimmer to let the men cut a way through here.

    Fire Island G. Manville Fenn
  • The answer came at once from Mr Rimmer, who hurried into the cabin.

    Fire Island G. Manville Fenn
  • Captain Monk's first impulse on reading this was to send Rimmer back to say she might go and be hanged.

    The Argosy Various
  • There was an ominous silence and Mr Rimmer repeated his question.

    Fire Island G. Manville Fenn
  • Captain Monk was harder than adamant; he sent Rimmer back with a flea in his ear, and the petition torn in two.

    Johnny Ludlow, Sixth Series Mrs. Henry Wood
  • My dear Mr Rimmer,” said Oliver, “do you think we do not know that?

    Fire Island G. Manville Fenn
  • I should have run and called for help, but it was all too plain, Mr Rimmer.

    Fire Island G. Manville Fenn
  • Look at poor Rimmer, he stands up there as if brave as a lion.

    Fire Island G. Manville Fenn

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Rimmer

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Rimmer

10
12
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for rimmer