Translation of "sift" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /sɪft/ us

to put flour, sugar, etc through a sieve (= wire net shaped like a bowl) to break up large pieces

elemek, süzgeçten/kalburdan geçirmek
Sift the flour into a large bowl.
LOOK CAREFULLY also sift through

to carefully look at every part of something in order to find something

dikkatle incelemek, gözden geçirmek, tek tek ayıklamak
to sift through evidence

(Translation of “sift” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)