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See definition of skimmings on Dictionary.com
  • as invillainousness
  • as incorruption
  • as inembezzlement
  • as ingraft

synonyms for skimmings

  • bestiality
  • bribery
  • crime
  • crookedness
  • demoralization
  • depravity
  • exploitation
  • extortion
  • fraud
  • graft
  • immorality
  • jobbery
  • malfeasance
  • misrepresentation
  • nepotism
  • payoff
  • payola
  • perversion
  • racket
  • shadiness
  • shuffle
  • skimming
  • squeeze
  • turpitude
  • unscrupulousness
  • venality
  • vice
  • villainy
  • wickedness
  • breach of trust
  • bribing
  • fiddling
  • flagitiousness
  • fraudulency
  • on the take
  • profiteering
  • shady deal

antonyms for skimmings

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  • justice
  • virtue
  • cleanliness
  • cleanness
  • decency
  • goodness
  • honesty
  • honor
  • kindness
  • pureness
  • purification
  • purity
  • sterility
  • truthfulness
  • wholesomeness
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    How to use skimmings in a sentence

    An inferior sort of rum is fabricated from molasses, mixed with the skimmings and washings of the sugar pans.
    A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
    The slight tension in Maurices voice and look yielded to her swallow-like darts and skimmings; over deep waters perhaps.
    PATHS OF JUDGEMENTANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK
    All such remnants and skimmings should be clarified about twice a week, by boiling them all together in water.
    THE WHITEHOUSE COOKBOOK (1887)MRS. F.L. GILLETTE
    The molasses and skimmings were sent for, sale to Batavia, where one distillery might buy the produce of a hundred estates.
    THOUGHTS ON THE NECESSITY OF IMPROVING THE CONDITION OF THE SLAVESTHOMAS CLARKSON
    Mr. Alcott's little diary gives us some of the best skimmings of that time of yeast.
    LIPPINCOTT'S MAGAZINE OF POPULAR LITERATURE AND SCIENCE, VOL. 11, NO. 22, JANUARY, 1873VARIOUS
    The skimmings off the top of the saucepans, while a piece of meat is boiling, will also do capitally for light puddings.
    COOLEY'S CYCLOPDIA OF PRACTICAL RECEIPTS AND COLLATERAL INFORMATION IN THE ARTS, MANUFACTURES, PROFESSIONS, AND TRADES..., SIXTH EDITION, VOLUME IARNOLD COOLEY
    (f) The skimmings and very dilute latex, coagulated with excess of acid.
    THE PREPARATION OF PLANTATION RUBBERSIDNEY MORGAN
    The skimmings of the grand are thrown into a separate pan, placed at its side.
    A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
    The skimmings from the molten lead in the early stages of cupellation have been discussed in Note 28, p. 539.
    DE RE METALLICAGEORGIUS AGRICOLA
    The coppery skimmings from the cupellation furnace are referred to again in Note 28, p. 539.
    DE RE METALLICAGEORGIUS AGRICOLA
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor