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Similar words: brig · brio · grim · prim · rim · trim · braid · brain · bream · briar
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brim

1. noun CLOTH of hat2. noun of bowl, cup etc3. verb with liquid4. verb with emotion, quality5. verb (of liquid, emotion) overflow6. verb AGR (of a sow) be in heat 1 noun CLOTH of hatduilleog fem2  c m u 2 noun of bowl, cup etcbéal masc1  c m ufull to the brim lán go béal
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3 (also brim over (v + adv) ) verb with liquid INTRANSITIVEbheith lán go béalbheith lán go buinnebheith ag cur thar maoilthe glass was brimming over bhí an ghloine ag cur thar maoilhis eyes were brimming with tears bhí na deora leis, bhí linn uisce lena shúile 4 (also brim over (v + adv) ) verb with emotion, quality INTRANSITIVEbheith lán debheith lán lebheith ar snámh lebheith ag cur thar maoil lehe positively brims with charm tá sé lán den suáilceas, tá an suáilceas go smior annI was brimming over with pity for him bhí trua an domhain agam dó, ghabh trua mhór ina thimpeall mé 5 (also brim over (v + adv) ) verb (of liquid, emotion) overflow INTRANSITIVEcuir thar maoilbheith lán debheith lán lehe's brimming with confidence tá sé lomlán le muinín, níl aon easpa muiníne air 6 verb AGR (of a sow) be in heat INTRANSITIVEbheith faoi chlíthbheith faoi láththe sow is brimming tá an chráin faoi chlíth

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