1. A thin layer covering the surface of a liquid (synset 109459435)
    "there was a thin skim of oil on the water"
  2. Reading or glancing through quickly (synset 106611099)
  1. Used of milk and milk products from which the cream has been removed (synset 300996666)
    "yogurt made with skim milk"; "she can drink skimmed milk but should avoid butter"
  1. Travel on the surface of water (synset 201946577)
  2. Move or pass swiftly and lightly over the surface of (synset 201250114)
  3. Examine hastily (synset 202156708)
    "She scanned the newspaper headlines while waiting for the taxi"
  4. Cause to skip over a surface (synset 201518556)
    "Skip a stone across the pond"
  5. Coat (a liquid) with a layer (synset 201263827)
  6. Remove from the surface (synset 201263582)
    "skim cream from the surface of milk"
  7. Read superficially (synset 200629486)

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