Thesaurus > Related Words: rim

  Words related to rim

Related / Similar Words: brim, lip, flange

 

Definition:
  • the top edge of a vessel;
  • a projection used for strength or for attaching to another object;
  • the outer part of a wheel to which the tire is attached;
  • (basketball) the hoop from which the net is suspended; "the ball hit the rim and bounced off";
  • the shape of a raised edge of a more or less circular object;
  • roll around the rim of; "the ball rimmed the basket";
  • furnish with a rim; "rim a hat";
  • run around the rim of; "Sugar rimmed the dessert plate";

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    Hyponyms: felloe, felly, beard

     

    Part Meronyms: vessel, wheel

     

    Derivational Morphology: brim

     

    Anagrams: MRI

     

     
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