sieve[ siv ]SEE DEFINITION OF sieve
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SIEVE
The rain, as if falling through a sieve, immediately disappears.
Then strain the liquor through a sieve, and put it into a kettle or stew-pan.
Put the oysters into a sieve, and set it on a pan to drain the liquor from them.
Let it stand twenty-four hours, and then strain it through a sieve.
Then take them off, put them into a sieve, and strain off the liquid.
Then strain it through a sieve, mashing and pressing out all the juice.
Then take them out, and press and strain them through a sieve.
She had not strained it all, and the sea-weed was drying on the sieve.
The daughters of Danaus left off their task of drawing water in a sieve.
Pass through a sieve and use for masking meat, fowl, fish, &c.