Translation of "skim" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

skim

verb uk /skɪm/ us /skɪm/ -mm-
MOVE ABOVE 在上方移動

[ I or T ] to move quickly just above a surface without touching it

掠過,擦過(表面)
The birds skimmed (across/along/over) the tops of the waves. 鳥兒從浪頭上飛過。

[ T ] UK US skip to throw a flat stone horizontally over water so that it touches and rises off the surface several times

扔(石塊)打水漂
We watched a child skimming stones across the lake. 我們看著一個孩子在湖上打水漂。
CONSIDER QUICKLY 快速考慮

[ I or T ] to read or consider something quickly in order to understand the main points, without studying it in detail

瀏覽,粗略地考慮
I've only skimmed (through/over) his letter; I haven't read it carefully yet. 我只是大致看了一遍他的來信,還沒有細讀。
We've only skimmed the surface of (= considered a small part of) the problem. 我們只是粗淺地討論了一下這個問題。
REMOVE 移開

[ T ] to remove something solid from the surface of a liquid

(從液體表面)撇去
Strain the cooking liquid and skim off the fat. 把熬好的湯過濾,撇去油脂。
STEAL

[ T ] to secretly use a piece of equipment that records someone's credit card details in order to use their credit card account illegally

盜取(信用卡密碼等)(用一種設備暗中紀錄某人為某物支付時的信用卡詳細細節,以便非法使用他們的信用卡帳戶)

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(Translation of “skim” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)