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See definition of sieving on Dictionary.com
  • as inscreen
  • as insift
  • as instrain
  • as infilter

synonyms for sieving

  • cull
  • evaluate
  • filter
  • scan
  • select
  • eliminate
  • extract
  • gauge
  • grade
  • process
  • riddle
  • separate
  • sieve
  • sift
  • sort
  • winnow
  • pick out
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antonyms for sieving

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  • put in
  • lay open
  • open
  • reveal
  • uncover
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How to use sieving in a sentence

Science of the past 400 years is a particularly efficient and demanding sieve for what works and what doesn’t.
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Farther on I saw in a dry river bed a man sieving gravel in an ingenious way.
THE FOUNDATIONS OF JAPANJ.W. ROBERTSON SCOTT
The trouble in sieving gravel is that if the sieve be filled to its capacity the shaking soon becomes tiring.
THE FOUNDATIONS OF JAPANJ.W. ROBERTSON SCOTT
Mr. Stoke: When I did my fine sieving, I used a 4-inch screen.
NORTHERN NUT GROWERS ASSOCIATION REPORT OF THE PROCEEDINGS AT THE TWENTY-FOURTH ANNUAL MEETINGNORTHERN NUT GROWERS ASSOCIATION
His part is to attend the sacking of the three kinds of grain for ever sieving out.
THE COMPLETE ESSAYS OF JOHN GALSWORTHYJOHN GALSWORTHY
Stiff gravelly clay will require finer sieving or repeated washing to rid it of some of the grit or sand.
POTTERY, FOR ARTISTS CRAFTSMEN & TEACHERSGEORGE J. COX
On the same estate fine sieving in the preparation of pale crepe has been abandoned as an unnecessary refinement.
THE PREPARATION OF PLANTATION RUBBERSIDNEY MORGAN
In that outhouse a group of dark divinities are engaged in the difficult process of sieving and sorting.
THE PEARL OF THE ANTILLES, OR AN ARTIST IN CUBAWALTER GOODMAN
In the final sieving, anything that abets, suggests or examples devilish conduct on the part of normal humans, is criminal.
CRIMINAL TYPESV. M. MASTEN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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