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Definition of brimmed

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

Examples of brimmed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The officer looked up and saw a Black man wearing a full-brimmed hat driving a silver Cadillac sedan heading west on Washington Street, according to a probable cause statement the FBI submitted to the court on Tuesday night. Perry Vandell, The Arizona Republic, "Documents identify, shed light on man suspected of shooting court security officer in Phoenix," 17 Sep. 2020 After tearful goodbyes to her host family, the volunteer who always wore a wide-brimmed straw hat, boarded a Guagua, (pronounced wawa) a minivan of sorts, her mode of transportation during her stay in the rural area. Vincent T. Davis,, "San Antonio Peace Corps volunteer recalls experience in Dominican Republic," 18 May 2020 In one video, a man in a dark jacket and wide-brimmed hat guards a bridge with a pistol. Charlie Campbell, Time, "The Coronavirus Outbreak Could Derail Xi Jinping’s Dreams of a Chinese Century," 6 Feb. 2020 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

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First Known Use of brimmed

1606, in the meaning defined above

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“Brimmed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 May. 2021.

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