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Definition of "sifted" [sifted]

  • Having been sifted. (adjective)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of sift. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "sifted" in a sentence
  • "Immediately roll the truffles in sifted cocoa powder, icing sugar or finely chopped nuts"
  • "Using wooden spoon, gently stir in sifted flour and milk."
  • "All that was left of the 1667 Brick Chapel in Maryland's first Colonial capital were its huge, 3-foot-thick brick foundation and thousands of fragments of glass, lead, brick and plaster sifted from the soil during 20 years of painstaking archaeology."