Rim vs Dim - What's the difference?

rim | dim |

As proper nouns the difference between rim and dim

is that rim is rome (city) while dim is tue (tuesday).



Etymology 1

From (etyl) rim, rym, rime, from (etyl) .


(en noun)
  • An edge around something, especially when circular.
  • wheelrim
  • See also
    * (wheel rim) mag wheel, alloy wheel


  • To form a rim on.
  • To follow the contours, possibly creating a circuit
  • Palm trees rim the beach.
    A walking path rims the island.
  • (label) To roll around a rim.
  • The golf ball rimmed the cup.
    The basketball rimmed in and out.

    Etymology 2

    From (etyl) rim, rym, ryme, reme, from (etyl) .


    (en noun)
  • A membrane.
  • The membrane enclosing the intestines; the peritoneum, hence loosely, the intestines; the lower part of the abdomen; belly.
  • * {{quote-book, year=1599, author=Shakespeare, title=King Henry V, chapter=Act IV, scene IV - Pistol to a captured French soldier from whom he wants a ransom and whom he does not understand
  • , passage=Moy shall not serve; I will have forty moys; / Or I will fetch thy rim out at thy throat / In drops of crimson blood.}}

    Etymology 3

    From a variation of ream.


  • (label) to lick the anus of a partner as part of the sexual act.
  • * 2008 , Lexy Harper, Bedtime Erotica for Freaks (Like Me) , page 216
  • When she started thrusting her hips back against his finger, he turned her over and rimmed her asshole as he fingered her clit.




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