dialectal, England : marked by good physical condition : flourishing
a frim calf
dialectal, England : tender and succulent
in the spring when the grass is young and frim

Word History


Middle English, abundant, flourishing, probably from Old English freme good, excellent; akin to Old English fram bold, strong, Old Norse framr foremost, fram forward

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“Frim.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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