Meaning of SKIM in English


v. 1 Often, skim off. separate, cream, scoop or ladle off, take off, remove After the water has come to a boil, skim off the scum that has collected on top 2 Often, skim through or over. scan, flip or thumb or leaf through, skip through, glance at or through, dip into I only had time to skim through your report, but at a glance it looks good 3 soar, glide, skate, slide, sail, fly Along came Calabro on his sailboard, skimming along the tops of the waves

Oxford thesaurus English vocab.      Английский словарь Оксфорд тезаурус.