Nouns (3)

sifting, winnowing, winnow
n. the act of separating grain from chaff; "the winnowing was done by women"

Verbs (8)

winnow
v. blow away or off with a current of air; "winnow chaff"
winnow
v. blow away or off with a current of air; "winnow chaff"
cull out, winnow
v. select desirable parts from a group or list; "cull out the interesting letters from the poet's correspondence"; "winnow the finalists from the long list of applicants"
winnow
v. separate the chaff from by using air currents; "She stood there winnowing chaff all day in the field"
fan, winnow
v. separate the chaff from by using air currents; "She stood there winnowing chaff all day in the field"
winnow
v. blow on; "The wind was winnowing her hair"; "the wind winnowed the grass"

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Fuzzynyms (3)

cull, pluck, pick
v. look for and gather; "pick mushrooms"; "pick flowers"

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cull, pluck, pick
v. look for and gather; "pick mushrooms"; "pick flowers"

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