- a cup, glass, or bowl full to the brim.
Origin of brimmer
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Examples from the Web for brimmer
Brimmer nodded to them coolly, as if on 'Change, and made his way out of the theatre.
He stopped as he looked at Brimmer's cold face, and suddenly colored.
Mrs. Brimmer received the innuendo with invulnerable simplicity.
The fact is, Brimmer, I think of going with Keene on this expedition.
Brimmer turned at the same moment in no less interested absorption.
- a vessel, such as a glass or bowl, filled to the brim
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