- to sift (grain, peas, beans, etc.).
Origin of ree2
1350–1400; Middle English < ?
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Examples from the Web for ree
When I credit her for discovering Jennifer Lawrence in casting her as Ree Dolly, she smiles bashfully, before backpedaling a bit.Life After ‘Winter’s Bone’: Debra Granik on Finding J. Law and the Plight of the Female Director
October 24, 2014
Lawrence's performance as Ree Dolly has not gotten the same level of attention.Overacting Anonymous: The Christian Bale and Natalie Portman Edition
February 20, 2011
Ree Drummond, aka The Pioneer Woman, knows how to make a hungry crowd happy.What to Eat: Super Bowl Party
February 2, 2010
Despite having attracted the interest of the police, Jason seems like a nice guy and a good dad to their 4-year-old daughter, Ree.A Romance Writer's Dark Turn
David J. Montgomery
June 11, 2009
A long silence followed this address, and then Ree arose to speak.
This they shared with Ree, and though 114 he ate heartily he was thinking of other things.
“We must be on the watch-out constantly,” said Ree when told of the incident.
John glanced at Ree and the latter nodded for him to go ahead.
Ree was busily thinking, and for a little time made no answer.