Italian translation of skim
to skim the fat off the soup
schiumare il brodoskim off the fat
schiuma via il grassoto skim the cream off the milk
scremare il latte
- (subj, bird, plane)
to skim the water/ground
sfiorare or rasentare l'acqua/il suolo
to skim across or along
sfiorarethe boat skimmed over the waves
la barca sfiorava le ondethe stone skimmed across the ice
il sasso rimbalzò sul ghiaccioto skim through a book (figurative)
scorrere or dare una scorsa a un libro
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He picked up a flat stone and tried to skim it across the grey water.Desperadoes
He had wanted to toss the report into the trash, but he had forced himself to at least skim the entire contents.Roses are for the Rich
The skim boat was not really meant for long-distance runs.The Complete Stories Volume 2
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Translation of skim from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary
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