Synonyms of 'sieve'
to sift or strain through a sieveSieve the icing sugar into the bowl.
Sift the flour and baking powder into a medium-sized mixing bowl.
The clouds parted and a shaft of sunlight broke through.
She parted the bushes with her stick.
The best prevention for cholera is to filter water.
Strain the stock and put it back in the pan.
separate, , ,
We separated to inspect different areas of the place.
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in the sense of filter
to pass through a filter or something like a filterThe best prevention for cholera is to filter water.
in the sense of part
to divide or separate from one anotherThe clouds parted and a shaft of sunlight broke through.She parted the bushes with her stick.
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