to the brim

Definition of to the brim

  1. :  to the top He filled the glass to the brim.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  an upper or outer margin :  verge

    :  the upper surface of a body of water

    :  the edge or rim of a hollow vessel, a natural depression, or a cavity

  1. :  to fill to the brim

    :  to be or become full often to overflowing

    :  to reach or overflow a brim

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to criticize severely

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