What does the word rim mean?

Usage examples for rim

  1. It is considered poor play to run from den to den around the outer rim, as there is practically no risk in this. – Games for the Playground, Home, School and Gymnasium by Jessie H. Bancroft
  2. The witch doctors of the North made their camp on the northern rim of the island; those from the South settled along the southern edge, looking towards what is now the great city of Vancouver. – Legends of Vancouver by E. Pauline Johnson
  3. Vane pointed to the butt of the tree, which showed a space of clear wood surrounded by a blackened rim. – Vane of the Timberlands by Harold Bindloss