Keywords: skim

Sign Definition

Definition in Auslan

General Definition

1. The action of using an implement to scoop something from the top of an object, such as a bowl or pot and discarding it.

As a Verb or Adjective

1. To remove the top layer off a liquid. English = skim.


1. There appears to be no commonly used Auslan sign for SKIM (but some signers represent this visually using these depicting signs, once they have established the topic). If you know a sign for SKIM used by you or other Auslan users (deaf people or interpreters) please go to "Report missing sign" and supply details. Thank you.