Overbrim O`ver*brim", v. i. To flow over the brim; to be so full as to overflow. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • overbrim — verb archaic flow over the brim of …   English new terms dictionary

  • overbrim — v. ( brimmed, brimming) 1 tr. flow over the brim of. 2 intr. (of a vessel or liquid) overflow at the brim …   Useful english dictionary

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