rims

All Noun
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  • Due to not having enough rims only three cars could start the first race.
  • Have you ever seen the snow falling fast enough to cover even the rims around them? Cited from Modern Icelandic Plays, by Johann Sigurjonsson
  • They may or may not have rims and between three and four legs.
  • Over the years new light towers have been placed along the north and south rims.
  • They had never run with these narrow rims in the first place, and were never to do so again.
  • Owners have managed to get hold of these rims over a group buy.
  • Both color options feature rich-looking black rims and a gold-color drive chain.
  • There were black rims under his eyes, and I could see at once that he had had no rest. Cited from The Betrayal, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • EYES -- Should be a dark brown, with black eye rims and not too far apart. Cited from Dogs and All About Them, by Robert Leighton
  • Her eyes had sunk into her head, and were surrounded by dark rims. Cited from Serge Panine, by Georges Ohnet, v3
  • I saw the black rims grow round his eyes. Cited from A King's Comrade, by Charles Whistler
  • She was still exceedingly pale, and there were dark rims under her eyes. Cited from Havoc, by E. Philips Oppenheim
  • He looked up into her eyes, which were moist round the rims. Cited from The She Boss, by Arthur Preston Hankins
  • The face of the General turned purple suddenly and the rims of his eyes were red like blood. Cited from The Black Cross, by Olive M. Briggs
  • Handles are sometimes added and the rims may turn in instead of out.
  • Most of the basins take their names from cities or towns located at their rims.
  • The rims above him were perhaps fifty feet high. Cited from The Rainbow Trail, by Zane Grey
  • Quest himself was as pale as death, and there were black rims under his eyes. Cited from The Black Box, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • The rims of the ears sometimes need special attention as they can become dry and cracked.
  • To save weight trials rims almost always have large holes through them between each spoke hole to save weight.
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Root form of rims is rim for both verb and noun.

Meaning of rims

  • noun The shape of a raised edge of a more or less circular object
  • noun (basketball) the hoop from which the net is suspended
    the ball hit the rim and bounced off
  • noun The outer part of a wheel to which the tire is attached
  • verb Run around the rim of
    Sugar rimmed the dessert plate
  • verb Furnish with a rim
    rim a hat
  • verb Roll around the rim of
    the ball rimmed the basket