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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. sift: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. sift, sift: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. sift: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. sift: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. sift: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. sift: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Sift, sift: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. sift: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. sift: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. sift: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. sift: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. sift: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. sift: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. sift: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. sift: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. sift: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. SIFT, Sift (disambiguation), Sift: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. sift: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  19. Sift: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. sift: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. sift: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. Sift: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. sift: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. sift: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. sift: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. sift: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. sift: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. sift: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sift: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. SIFT: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. SIFT: BABEL: Computer Oriented Abbreviations and Acronyms [home, info]
  3. sift: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. SIFT: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. SIFT: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. SIFT: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  3. sift: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. sift: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Sift: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (sift)

verb:  move as if through a sieve ("The soldiers sifted through the woods")
verb:  separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements ("Sift the flour")
verb:  distinguish and separate out ("Sift through the job candidates")
verb:  check and sort carefully ("Sift the information")

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