Synonyms and Antonyms for sieve

1. sieve (n.)

a strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles

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2. sieve (v.)

check and sort carefully

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3. sieve (v.)

distinguish and separate out

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4. sieve (v.)

separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements

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5. sieve (v.)

examine in order to test suitability

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