Spanish translation of 'skim'
- [soup, liquid]
⇒ to skim the cream off the milk
quitar la nata a la leche,
desnatar la leche
⇒ skimmed milk
leche f descremada or desnatada
- (= graze)
⇒ to skim the ground[plane, bird etc]
volar a ras de la tierra
hacer cabrillas con,
hacer el salto de la rana con
⇒ to skim along the ground
pasar rozando la tierra
⇒ to skim through a book(figurative)
echar una ojeada or hojear a un libro
Example Sentences Including 'skim'
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 Spanish Dictionary