adjective \ˈbrēm, ˈbrim\

Definition of breme

  1. 1 archaic, of weather :  severe, fierce

  2. 2 archaic, of a person :  keen, alert, sharp



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Origin and Etymology of breme

Middle English breme, brim fierce, angry, stormy, perhaps from Old English brēme famous, glorious, perhaps from bi- be- + a word akin to Old Saxon hrōm honor, glory, praise, Old High German hruom; akin to Old English hrēth glory — more at caduceus

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a brief usually trivial fact

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