noun Date: 1650 a brimming cup or glass

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  • brimmer — [brim′ər] n. a cup or glass filled to the brim …   English World dictionary

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  • brimmer — n. cup or glass that is full to the brim …   English contemporary dictionary

  • brimmer — brim·mer …   English syllables

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