Webster dictionary was developed by Noah Webster in the beginning of 19th century. On this website, you can find definition for sift from the 1913 edition of Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary. Define sift using one of the most comprehensive free online dictionaries on the web.

Search Results

sift
Part of Speech: verb transitive
Results: 3
1. 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.
3. To examine critically or minutely; to scrutinize.
Filter by Alphabet