Another word for skim

Noun

skim, skimming - reading or glancing through quickly

skim - a thin layer covering the surface of a liquid

Example:- there was a thin skim of oil on the water

Verb

plane, skim - travel on the surface of water

cream, cream off, skim, skim off - remove from the surface

Example:- skim cream from the surface of milk

skim, skim over - read superficially

skim, skim over - move or pass swiftly and lightly over the surface of

glance over, rake, run down, scan, skim - examine hastily

Example:- She scanned the newspaper headlines while waiting for the taxi

skim - coat (a liquid) with a layer

skim, skip, skitter - cause to skip over a surface

Example:- Skip a stone across the pond

Adjective

skim, skimmed - used of milk and milk products from which the cream has been removed

Example:- yogurt made with skim milk

Tweets containing the word skim

Source : WordNet