: having a rim
usually used in combination
dark-rimmed glasses
red-rimmed eyes

Examples of rimmed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Using lightly moistened hands, pinch off and roll turkey mixture into heaping 1-tablespoon-size meatballs and transfer to rimmed baking sheet. Gretchen McKay, Twin Cities, 17 July 2024 Toss cubed buns with ⅓ cup olive oil on a rimmed baking sheet until evenly coated. Sabrina Weiss, Peoplemag, 3 July 2024 The revolver is a rimmed, centerfire cartridge designed by Smith & Wesson that can range in price from a couple hundred to a thousand dollars. Xerxes Wilson, USA TODAY, 10 June 2024 Toss the fennel, chickpeas, lemon, water, 2 tablespoons of the oil, and ½ teaspoon of the salt on a rimmed baking sheet until evenly coated, then spread into an even layer. Flow Space, 17 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for rimmed 

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Word History

First Known Use

1729, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of rimmed was in 1729

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“Rimmed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rimmed. Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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