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  • v. Present participle of brim.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Full to the brim; overflowing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An English name for the gleam exhibited at night by a school of herrings.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. filled to capacity

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  • (verb) - A sow when she takes the boar is said to be a-brimming; and the boar is said to brim her. --William Marshall's Provincialisms of East Yorkshire, 1788

    April 22, 2018

  • Beautiful!

    April 18, 2011

  • The gleam exhibited at night by a school of herrings.

    April 18, 2011