skim milk

noun

Definition of skim milk

: milk from which the cream has been taken

called also skimmed milk

Examples of skim milk in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web To get your stone floors to gleam, scrub them with skim milk. Maria Cramer New York Times, Star Tribune, 9 Apr. 2021 Things like skim milk, skim mozzarella, fat-free yogurt, low-fat cheese and cream cheese should be swapped for higher-fat counterparts. Zee Krstic, Good Housekeeping, 23 June 2020 To prepare the dressing: Whisk together yogurt, hummus, skim milk, oil, pickle juice, lemon juice, garlic, salt and black pepper. Darlene Zimmerman, Detroit Free Press, 13 June 2020 As for switching out regular 2%, low-fat or skim milk, coconut milk and almond milk often substitute just fine. USA Today, 2 June 2020 Because of this, skim milk, which has the least amount of fat on the market, foams the best for use in coffee drinks. Caroline Delbert, Popular Mechanics, 7 Apr. 2020 The facility stopped the production of chocolate milk and skim milk to be able to get everything through. Sarah Bowman, Indianapolis Star, 13 Apr. 2020 The recipe gets a healthy twist with high-protein chickpea pasta, skim milk and reduced-fat cheese, and even manages to sneak some veggies in. NBC News, 4 Feb. 2020 At their core, these three alternative milks are vastly different—in a single eight-ounce serving, skim milk actually offers more protein than almond, oat, and coconut milks. Zee Krstic, Good Housekeeping, 9 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of skim milk

1596, in the meaning defined above

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“Skim milk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/skim%20milk. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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skim milk

noun

English Language Learners Definition of skim milk

chiefly US : milk from which all the cream and fat has been removed

skim milk

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Kids Definition of skim milk

: milk from which the cream has been removed

skim milk

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\ ˌskim- How to pronounce skim milk (audio) \

Medical Definition of skim milk

: milk from which the cream has been taken

called also skimmed milk

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