Definitions for "skim "
Keywords:  scum, spoon, soup, broth, swiftly
To clear (a liquid) from scum or substance floating or lying thereon, by means of a utensil that passes just beneath the surface; as, to skim milk; to skim broth.
To take off by skimming; as, to skim cream.
To pass near the surface of; to brush the surface of; to glide swiftly along the surface of.
Keywords:  gist, glancing, read, subheadings, idea
to examine or read something quickly but selectively for a particular purpose
reading or glancing through quickly
A holistic, rapid reading technique for getting just the main idea of a text.
Fig.: To read or examine superficially and rapidly, in order to cull the principal facts or thoughts; as, to skim a book or a newspaper.
To hasten along with superficial attention.
examine hastily; "She scanned the newspaper headlines while waiting for the taxi"
Keywords:  setupuis, scim, kconfig, loadable, kde
skim is an input method platform based upon scim-lib that has been optimized for KDE. It provides a GUI panel , a KConfig config module, and SetupUIs for itself and scim-lib. It also has its own plugin system, which supports on-demand loadable actions.
Keywords:  plaster, coat, finishing, layer, top
To put on the finishing coat of plaster.
Top layer of plaster.
The cash siphoned off from an operation before it is reported.
Keywords:  gambling, irs, profits, taken, free
Tax-free gambling profits, as in the money taken that is not reported to the IRS.
Keywords:  contraction
Contraction of Skimming and Skimmed.