(=glide over) raser, effleurer
→ Fish passed beneath him, skimming the sandy bottom of the sea.
[+notes, letter, article] parcourir
(=glide over) glisser sur
→ the little boat was skimming across the sunlit surface of the bay
(=read quickly) parcourir
→ I thought I would skim through a few of the letters.
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary
To add entries to your own vocabulary, become a member of Reverso community or login if you are already a member.
It's easy and only takes a few seconds:
- Create your own vocabulary list
- Contribute to the Collaborative Dictionary
- Improve and share your linguistic knowledge
"Collins English French Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2005"