trademark a portable electric saw
verb (used with object), skimmed, skimming. 1. to take up or remove (floating matter) from the surface of a liquid, as with a spoon or ladle: to skim the cream from milk. 2. to clear (liquid) thus: to skim milk. 3. to move or glide lightly over or along (a surface, as of water): The […]
noun 1. a one-piece pullover covering for the head and face, generally of knitted material with holes for the eyes, the mouth, and sometimes the nose, originally worn by skiers and used to protect the face against cold and wind.
or skimble-skamble [skim-buh l-skam-buh l; skim-uh l-skam-uh l] /ˈskɪm bəlˌskæm bəl; ˈskɪm əlˌskæm əl/ adjective 1. rambling; confused; nonsensical: a skimble-scamble explanation. skimble-scamble /ˈskɪmbəlˈskæmbəl/ adjective 1. rambling; confused noun 2. meaningless discourse
noun, Australian. 1. a small piece or quantity; a bit: Not even a skerrick of cake was left. noun 1. (US & Austral, NZ) a small fragment or amount (esp in the phrase not a skerrick)