brimmed

adjective
\ ˈbrimd How to pronounce brimmed (audio) \

Definition of brimmed

: having a brim of a specified nature used in combinationa wide-brimmed hat

Examples of brimmed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Showing off his vineyard in the June afternoon sun, Fait wore a wide-brimmed leather hat to shield his face from the harsh light. Yadid Levy, Smithsonian Magazine, "Why Wines From Israel’s Negev Desert May Represent the Future of Viticulture," 16 Apr. 2020 Up next, Kristen Wiig, out in nature wearing a wide-brimmed hat, looks dour, as if her ramble had been interrupted. Jon Caramanica, New York Times, "This ‘Imagine’ Cover Is No Heaven," 20 Mar. 2020 Wystrach danced around the stage in a wide-brimmed hat and gold chains. Joey Guerra, Houston Chronicle, "Midland kicks off RodeoHouston with a Texas twang," 4 Mar. 2020 The star rocked the red capret in a truly awe-inspiring wide-brimmed hat. Stephen Daw, Billboard, "Please Give Billy Porter's Spectacular, Outrageous Hat All of the Grammys," 27 Jan. 2020 The painting depicts a nude Zapata wearing high heels and a pink, broad-brimmed hat, straddling a horse. Washington Post, "In Mexico, effeminate Zapata painting draws fury," 11 Dec. 2019 The painting depicts a nude Zapata wearing high heels and a pink, broad-brimmed hat, straddling a horse. NBC News, "In Mexico, controversy over effeminate Emiliano Zapata painting," 11 Dec. 2019 Shield your skin: Ultraviolet light increases by five percent per thousand feet of altitude, so accessorize with protective gear such as sunglasses, a broad-brimmed hat, and sunscreen. National Geographic, "Here’s how to deal with altitude sickness," 5 Oct. 2019 There was none other than Oprah Winfrey, in a snug pink dress, a pair of very cool sunglasses and a massive broad-brimmed hat spectacularly festooned with flowers. Sarah Lyall, New York Times, "‘Stand by Me’: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Are Married," 20 May 2018

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First Known Use of brimmed

1606, in the meaning defined above

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23 Apr 2020

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“Brimmed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/brimmed. Accessed 28 May. 2020.

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