Detailed Translations for skim from English to Swedish


to skim verb (skims, skimmed, skimming)

  1. to skim (cast a glance; cast a look; glance over)
    överblicka; kasta en blick på; snegla på
    • överblicka verb (överblickar, överblickade, överblickat)
    • kasta en blick på verb (kastar en blick på, kastade en blick på, kastat en blick på)
    • snegla på verb (sneglar på, sneglade på, sneglat på)
  2. to skim (cream)
    • skumma verb (skummar, skummade, skummat)
  3. to skim (skid; slip; slide; )
    glida av
    • glida av verb (glider av, gled av, glidit av)
  4. to skim (cut close; trim; cut; clip; pare)
    – remove from the surface 1
    klippa kort
    • klippa kort verb (klipper kort, klippte kort, klippt kort)

Conjugations for skim:

  1. skim
  2. skim
  3. skims
  4. skim
  5. skim
  6. skim
simple past
  1. skimmed
  2. skimmed
  3. skimmed
  4. skimmed
  5. skimmed
  6. skimmed
present perfect
  1. have skimmed
  2. have skimmed
  3. has skimmed
  4. have skimmed
  5. have skimmed
  6. have skimmed
past continuous
  1. was skimming
  2. were skimming
  3. was skimming
  4. were skimming
  5. were skimming
  6. were skimming
  1. shall skim
  2. will skim
  3. will skim
  4. shall skim
  5. will skim
  6. will skim
continuous present
  1. am skimming
  2. are skimming
  3. is skimming
  4. are skimming
  5. are skimming
  6. are skimming
  1. be skimmed
  2. be skimmed
  3. be skimmed
  4. be skimmed
  5. be skimmed
  6. be skimmed
  1. skim!
  2. let's skim!
  3. skimmed
  4. skimming
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for skim:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
överblicka survey
- skimming
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
beröra affect; concern; glance; hit; just touch; move; regard; stir; strike; tag; tap; tick; touch; touch upon
glida av glide; skid; skim; slide; slip; slip up; slither slide down
kasta en blick på cast a glance; cast a look; glance over; skim cast an eye on; glance; look; look on; watch
klippa kort clip; cut; cut close; pare; skim; trim
skumma cream; skim foam; froth
snegla på cast a glance; cast a look; glance over; skim
överblicka cast a glance; cast a look; glance over; skim
- cream; cream off; glance over; plane; rake; run down; scan; skim off; skim over; skip; skitter
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- skimmed
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
beröra graze; skim; touch
snabbläsa read rapidly; skim

Synonyms for "skim":

Related Definitions for "skim":

  1. used of milk and milk products from which the cream has been removed1
    • yogurt made with skim milk1
  2. reading or glancing through quickly1
  3. a thin layer covering the surface of a liquid1
    • there was a thin skim of oil on the water1
  4. read superficially1
  5. move or pass swiftly and lightly over the surface of1
  6. remove from the surface1
    • skim cream from the surface of milk1
  7. coat (a liquid) with a layer1
  8. cause to skip over a surface1
  9. travel on the surface of water1
  10. examine hastily1

Wiktionary Translations for skim:

  1. throw an object so it bounces on water
  2. ricochet
  3. read quickly, skipping some detail
  4. remove cream

Cross Translation:
skim glida; studsa; kasta macka ditschen — einen Stein so auf eine Wasseroberfläche werfen, dass er möglichst oft wieder hochspringt