\ ˈbrimd How to pronounce brimmed (audio) \

Definition of brimmed

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

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But a dozen or so mod, wide-brimmed straw and felt hats hang on the boutique’s gray stone back wall, seemingly left by some stylish, latter-day Frida Kahlo (or awaiting purchase by a Mexico City fashion blogger). Jennifer Barger, Washington Post, "At hotel gift shops, local artisans’ wares replace kitschy keychains and T-shirts," 21 June 2019 Wear a wide-brimmed hat, sunscreen and lightweight clothes. Molly Hudson, azcentral, "Officials: Older man was Maricopa County's first heat-related death of 2019," 15 May 2018 Also amongst nature, Brazilian supermodel Raquel Zimmermann walked with loose golden waves and a single braid tucked underneath a brimmed straw hat. Vogue, "The Best Beauty Instagrams of the Week: Iris Law, Missy Elliott, and More," 5 May 2019 Staying in the shade, wearing a wide-brimmed hat, and avoiding the sun during the peak hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. can also help protect your skin and lips. Caroline Picard, Good Housekeeping, "A Sunburn on Your Lips Is Especially Dangerous – Here’s How to Protect Them," 10 May 2019 Her style identifier is a tall, wide-brimmed hat that adds to her small stature. Eliza Brooke, Glamour, "Is the World Ready for Miki Agrawal and Her Next Big Idea?," 4 Apr. 2019 Paired with soft, down-to-there waves—finished with a wide-brimmed straw topper—and exaggerated frames, the lip-level choice was one worthy of a diva, and primed for a contemporary Mediterranean getaway. Calin Van Paris, Vogue, "Beyoncé Goes Off-Duty With Jay Z—and a Daring New Lipstick Shade," 5 Sep. 2018 The man on a horse, wearing a wide-brimmed hat and commanding the landscape, was a recurring motif in Afrikaner nationalist imagery. Kainaz Amaria, Vox, "National Geographic’s November cover falls back on a racist cliché," 1 Nov. 2018 Dressed in an off-the-shoulder ivory lace frock and a wide brimmed straw hat, model Natalia Calvani bore a lush scarlet mouth that was custom-matched to a pair of the designer's cult red-beaded chandelier earrings. Jenna Rennert, Vogue, "This French Girl Beauty Trick Is About To Be Everywhere," 11 Sep. 2018

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1606, in the meaning defined above

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