Origin of sieve
OTHER WORDS FROM sievesievelike, adjectiveun·sieved, adjective
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How to use sieve in a sentence
Ladle the stock through a large cheesecloth-lined fine-mesh sieve set over a clean pot or large bowl.An aromatic chicken soup to restore the body and revive the spirit|Olga Massov|January 7, 2021|Washington Post
All these processes require filtering the raw data through a personal sieve, sculpted by the language and culture of our times.An Existential Crisis in Neuroscience - Issue 94: Evolving|Grigori Guitchounts|December 30, 2020|Nautilus
Yes, any old bowl or sieve could be used for these tasks, but this cheery set motivates me to cook and entices me to fill them up with new recipes, keeping pandemic cooking fatigue away.These Extremely British Prep Bowls Helped Me Stop Panic-Cooking|Erica Sweeney|December 18, 2020|Eater
Gallinari and Bogdanović aren’t sieves, but they also aren’t the pieces a team would build a defense-first culture around.
This simply means a purifier pushes air through a physical filter that catches airborne particles, in essentially the same way a sieve removes particles when you pour water through it.Can an air purifier help protect you from COVID-19?|dzanemorris|August 22, 2020|Fortune
Next to it, a car was perforated with bullet holes like a makeshift sieve.Fleeing Israeli Troops, Gaza Muslims Find Refuge in a Christian Church|Jesse Rosenfeld|July 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Press the mixture into a sieve with the back of the spoon to squeeze out the liquid then add 1tsp of honey.Use These 15 Home Remedies Based On Ayurveda To Cure Menstrual Cramps, Hangovers, and Indigestion|Ari Meisel|January 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If you find your pumpkin to have too much water after you cook the flesh, strain it in a sieve or cheesecloth.
Pass through a fine-meshed sieve, season with salt and pepper, and reserve, chilled.Daniel Boulud Reveals His 4 Favorite Recipes From His New Cookbook|Daniel Boulud|October 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
For years, Greece has been a sieve for irregular migrants who want to make their way to Europe.
"I remember seeing an old broken sieve around the ranch house somewhere," Grace suggested helpfully.The Outdoor Girls in the Saddle|Laura Lee Hope
In his brain the ideas performed their evolutions with the rapidity of hollow straws around a sieve.The Nabob|Alphonse Daudet
Do you know what clays it sinks through, as if they were a sieve, and what stops it like an iron door?It Is Never Too Late to Mend|Charles Reade
Take some more tongue, pound and pass it through a sieve and mix it with the forcemeat.
Reduce and simmer till it is thick, then pass through a sieve, and take it off the fire before it boils.