Translation of "skim" - English-Turkish dictionary

skim

verb uk us /skɪm/ (present participle skimming, past tense and past participle skimmed)
MOVE OVER [ I, T ]

to move quickly, and almost or just touch the surface of something

yalayarak geçek, sıyırıp geçmek
Birds skimmed the surface of the pond.
REMOVE [ T ] ( also skim off)

to remove something from the surface of a liquid

sıyırıp almak
Skim off any excess fat before serving.
READ QUICKLY [ T ] ( also skim through)

to read or look at something quickly without looking at the details

hızlıca okumak/gözden geçirmek
She began skimming through the reports on her desk.

(Translation of “skim” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)