What does winnowing mean?

Definitions for winnowing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word winnowing.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. winnow, winnowing, sifting(noun)

    the act of separating grain from chaff

    "the winnowing was done by women"


  1. winnowing(Noun)

    The act of separating chaff from grain.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Winnowing

    of Winnew

  2. Winnowing(noun)

    the act of one who, or that which, winnows


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of winnowing in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of winnowing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ray Tweedie:

    I think there will be a massive winnowing down of the field come Wednesday morning.

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