- n. 边，边缘；轮辋；圆圈
- vi. 作…的边，装边于
- vt. 作…的边，装边于
- n. (Rim)人名；(俄)里姆
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来自古英语 rima,边沿，边界，河岩，海岸，来自 Proto-Germanic*remo,边沿，边界，可能来 自 PIE*rei,撕，刮，词源同 rive,rift.后词义通用化。
- rim (n.)
- Old English rima "edge, border, verge, coast," as in særima "seashore," literally "rim of the sea," and dægrima "dawn," literally "rim of the day." Related to Old Norse rime, rimi "a raised strip of land, ridge," Old Frisian rim "edge," but with no other known cognates. The snare drummer's rim shot (striking the rim and the head at once) is recorded from 1934.
- rim (v.)
- 1794, "to fit with a rim," from rim (n.). Sexual senses from 1920s, some perhaps influenced by ream (v.). Related: Rimmed; rimming.
- 1. Far up the west rim of the canyon, a coyote yipped twice.
- 2. She sipped from her coffee mug, watching him over the rim.
- 3. I prised off the metal rim surrounding one of the dials.
- 4. There's a hairline crack in the rim of that jar.
- 5. He looked at them over the rim of his glass.
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