Chinese translation of 'skim'
to skim sth from or off sth [fat, cream]
从(從)某物上撇去某物(cóng mǒuwù shang piēqù mǒuwù)
- [ground, water, wave] (also skim over)
- [book, article] (also skim through)
'skim' in Other Languages
British English: skim VERB
If you skim something from the surface of a liquid, you remove it.
Rough seas today prevented specially equipped ships from skimming oil off the water's surface.
Translation of skim from the Collins English to Chinese Dictionary