What are the hyponyms for skim?

Hyponyms for skim


Definitions for skim

  • verb - read superficially
  • adjective - used of milk and milk products from which the cream has been removed; "yogurt made with skim milk"; "she can drink skimmed milk but should avoid butter"
  • verb - move or pass swiftly and lightly over the surface of
  • verb - remove from the surface; "skim cream from the surface of milk"
  • verb - coat (a liquid) with a layer
  • verb - cause to skip over a surface; "Skip a stone across the pond"
  • verb - travel on the surface of water
  • verb - examine hastily; "She scanned the newspaper headlines while waiting for the taxi"
  • noun - reading or glancing through quickly
  • noun - a thin layer covering the surface of a liquid; "there was a thin skim of oil on the water"
  • Pronounciation of skim

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    Synonyms for skim

    skimmed skimming skim over cream scan skip rake skim off skitter glance over cream off plane run down

    Antonyms for skim

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    Holonyms for skim

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    Hypernyms for skim

    reading covering natural covering cover read take away throw touch withdraw glide remove coat examine take surface see

    Meronyms for skim

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    Sounds like skim

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