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  • v. Present participle of overbrim.


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  • The nickel-and-dime revenue stream, fed by an overbrimming pool of musical talent, gave birth to the chitlin' circuit, a network of venues where black performers played one-night stands during segregation.

    On the Midnight Special

  • A museum overbrimming with masterpieces and gawking visitors can challenge someone who wants to look at pictures.

    Unfinished Perfection

  • A huge expo center, overbrimming with green enthusiasm, hosts the NGO community, organized into symmetric rows of science fair booths, complete with tri-fold brochures and bolded hand-outs.

    Nathaniel Loewentheil: The Long Arc of the UN: Overlooked Beaches, International Conflict and a Dash of Hope at the Cancun Climate Talks

  • King had a trunk check in his hand, but returned it to pocket, not proposing just yet to let this Rangar over -- hear instructions regarding the trunk's destination; he was too good-looking and too overbrimming with personal charm to be trusted thus early in the game.

    In The Time Of Light

  • There is an atmosphere of tremendous celebration on board, with everyone positively overbrimming with hope that the Lusitania will take back the Blue Riband from Germany.

    The Forgotten Garden

  • Sticky and overbrimming with love and enthusiasm and toy cars... you'll have a blast.

    His 'n' Her Bad Mother

  • This is interesting because the Real Middle Ages (tm) (r) contained the roots of Western individualism (Chivalry, Late Medieval Piety), were overbrimming with technological innovation and technocrats, and had vigorous mercantile communities at their economic heart.

    Fantasy and the Real Middle Ages

  • She came down from New Hampshire overbrimming with confidence, thanks to a stint on ...

    American Idol 7 Miami Auditions: Ilsy Lorena Pinot (Video)

  • At one point Ray – overbrimming with misplaced confidence – pointed to a woman in the audience and winked.

    X Factor Betting Odds: Eton Road Out, Ray Next?

  • When I was in grade 8, overbrimming with the confidence that can only come from making your own pillow case in Home Ec, I declared that I would sew my own wedding dress.

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