Translation of "skim" - English-Polish 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

prześlizgnąć się (po), muskać
Birds skimmed the surface of the pond.
REMOVE [ T ] ( also skim off)

to remove something from the surface of a liquid

zbierać
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

przeglądać
She began skimming through the reports on her desk.

(Translation of “skim” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)