Commentary: Includes: SIEVE OUT
NOTE: May be metaphorical
The company sieved the job applicants.
Sieve out those samples from the bad ones.
The customer sieved through the selection.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 4
WordNet Verb Particle Constructions, Multiword Expressions:
Sieve the flour before mixing.
We should sieve the mud from the dig site.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3