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Definition of sift:

  1. To examine critically or minutely; to scrutinize.
  2. To separate or part as if with a sieve.
  3. To separate with a sieve, as the fine part of a substance from the coarse; as, to sift meal or flour; to sift powder; to sift sand or lime.


screen out, bolt, try, stress, deform, investigate, tense, separate out, filtrate, filter out, include, purify, scrutinize, strain, extend, puree, strive, reach, clean, sieve, size, filter, distort, tense up.

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