Rim meaning

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To furnish with a rim.
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(sports) To roll around the rim of (a basket or golf cup, for example) without falling in.
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An edge, border, or margin, esp. of something circular; often, a raised or projecting edge or border.
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(basketball) The metal hoop to which the net is attached.
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To put or form a rim on or around.
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To put around or along a rim.

To rim a margarita glass with salt.

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To roll around the rim of.

The golf ball rimmed the hole.

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(1) (Research In Motion Limited, Waterloo, Ontario, www.rim.com) The former name of BlackBerry. Established in 1984, RIM changed its name to BlackBerry in January 2013 when it introduced the BlackBerry 10 smartphone. See BlackBerry and BlackBerry 10.
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Origin of rim

  • Middle English from Old English rima

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition