Skim In English

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Vt fus (=glide over) glisser sur. → the little boat was skimming across the sunlit surface of the bay. Vt fus (=read quickly) parcourir. → I thought I would skim through a few of the letters. Translation English - French Collins Dictionary. See also: skim across, skim through, skimp, ski. Collaborative Dictionary English-French. Skim definition is - to clear (a liquid) of scum or floating substance. How to use skim in a sentence.

Skim definition: 1. To move quickly just above a surface without touching it: 2. To throw a flat stone horizontally.

) An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. (without fat) a. Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain. Skim /skɪm/ vb (skims, skimming, skimmed) ( transitive) to remove floating material from the surface of (a liquid), as with a spoon: to skim milk. To glide smoothly or lightly over (a surface) ( transitive) to throw (something) in a path over a surface, so as to bounce or ricochet: to skim stones over water.

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Definitions and Meaning of skim in English

skim

adjective
  1. used of milk and milk products from which the cream has been removed
    Synonyms: skimmed
    Examples
    - she can drink skimmed milk but should avoid butter
    - yogurt made with skim milk
noun
  1. reading or glancing through quickly
    Synonyms: skimming
  2. a thin layer covering the surface of a liquid
    Example
    - there was a thin skim of oil on the water
verb
  1. read superficially
    Synonyms: skim over
  2. move or pass swiftly and lightly over the surface of
    Synonyms: skim over
  3. remove from the surface
    Synonyms: cream, cream off, skim off
    Example
    - skim cream from the surface of milk
  4. coat (a liquid) with a layer
  5. cause to skip over a surface
    Synonyms: skip, skitter
    Example
    - Skip a stone across the pond
  6. travel on the surface of water
    Synonyms: plane
  7. examine hastily
    Synonyms: glance over, rake, run down, scan
    Example
    - She scanned the newspaper headlines while waiting for the taxi
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