how to pronounce sifter


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sifter is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of sifter in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… thanking oh I suppose a sifter where I …”

meanings of sifter


  1. Any lamellirostral bird, as a duck or goose, so called because it sifts or strains its food from the water and mud by means of the lamellae of the beak.
  2. One who sifts.
  3. A tool for sifting, especially one for powdered cooking ingredients.

sifter frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word sifter occurs in english on average 0 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics sifter can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that sifter can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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