Übersetzung von “skim” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verbskim /skɪm/ ( skimming, skimmed )
transitive to read quickly without taking in details

I skimmed the article looking for his name.
J'ai parcouru l'article pour trouver son nom.
transitive-intransitive to move over water, just touching the surface

a boat skimming across the waves
un bateau rasant les vagues

dragonflies skimming the pond
des libellules rasant l'étang

(Übersetzung von “skim” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


verb /skim/ (past tense, past participle skimmed)

to remove (floating matter, eg cream) from the surface of (a liquid)

écrémer; dégraisser
Skim the fat off the gravy.

to move lightly and quickly over (a surface)

glisser sur qqch.
The skier skimmed across the snow.

to read (something) quickly, missing out parts

She skimmed (through) the book.
skim milk ( skimmed milk)

milk from which the cream has been skimmed.

lait écrémé

(Übersetzung von “skim” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)