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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Not critically examined; Not passed through a strainer.

Usage examples (35)
  • Verb (used with object) : to sift sugar onto cake. ,The detectives are still sifting the evidence
  • Good quality white flour, preferably unbleached, unsifted.
  • These muffins should be made of the ordinary unsifted bran.
  • Another early critic complained the novel was "far too exuberant, too unsifted." for more
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