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Skim off   /skɪm ɔf/   Listen
Skim off

verb
1.
Remove from the surface.  Synonyms: cream, cream off, skim.
2.
Pick the best.  Synonym: cream off.






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"Skim off" Quotes from Famous Books



... water, and boil quickly for half an hour, then add two more quarts of stock, a bouquet of herbs, two bay-leaves, a dozen whole peppers crushed, a few cloves, and salt to taste. Simmer until the meat is quite tender; then take it out; strain the soup; skim off the fat, and thicken with two ounces of flour. Return the meat to the soup; add a tablespoonful of Worcestershire, and a cupful of sherry, and ...
— Fifty Soups • Thomas J. Murrey



Words linked to "Skim off" :   withdraw, remove, cream, take away, pick out, cream off, choose, select, skim, take



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