ryme

noun
\ ˈrīm \
plural -s

Definition of ryme

archaic
: the surface of water the gate was backed against the ryme— John Masefield

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History and Etymology for ryme

obsolete English ryme, rime rim, from Middle English rime

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“Ryme.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ryme. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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