Hindi translation of 'sift'
sift /sɪft सिफ़्ट्/
Word forms: sifts, sifting, sifted
1. transitive verb
If you sift a substance such as flour or sand, you put it through a sieve to remove large lumps.
2. intransitive verb
If you sift through something such as evidence, you examine it thoroughly.
Experts spent all day sifting through the wreckage.
Copyright © 2014 by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
Example Sentences Including 'sift'
They both dealt with legends, but he hoped I could sift whatever seed of truth had begun them.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
Convinced Troy and I would be left alone, I joined him to sift through the shells and fill his pail with the more beautiful ones.Web of Dreams
Then they can sift the reports from the other team once they think they have a basic understanding to work from.A Death in Time
Trends of 'sift'
View usage over:
'sift' in Other Languages
Translation of sift from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary