- skim off,
Origin of skim milk
Examples from the Web for skim-milk
She fed it with skim-milk from her own saucer, and set store by the trunk on that account up to the day of her death.Phemie Frost's Experiences|Ann S. Stephens
Use of false brand prohibited; branding of skim-milk cheese regulated.The Book of Cheese|Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
I fed him on skim-milk with a wooden spoon; and he soon looked for his meal as regularly as I looked for my breakfast.
If milk is plenty, use equal quantities of skim-milk and water, allowing a quart of each for a dozen or so large onions.The Easiest Way in Housekeeping and Cooking|Helen Campbell
The man had gone pale as skim-milk, and was staring at me as though I'd turned into a Gorgon.The Brightener|C. N. Williamson