Sentence Examples with the word sift

Three forms with glowing tattoos were moving slowly toward the road, stopping to sift through the dead bodies.

He remained throughout the night, crawling on his hands and knees to sift through the debris.

She tried to sift through her emotions before she returned to his door.

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However, if we carefully sift their characters, the flamingos obviously reveal themselves as much nearer related to the Ciconiae, especially to Platalea and Ibis, than to the Anseres.

Instead of creating hypotheses and constructing experiments, then modifying hypotheses and retesting, we can make all of history a controlled test and then sift through the trillions of pieces of data for meaningful information.

From this great mass of details, soon represented in Paris by the collection of some ioo,000 cards, it was possible, proceeding by exhaustion, to sift and sort down the cards till a small bundle of half a dozen produced the combined facts of the measurements of the individual last sought.

Instead of confirming all claims existing when the country passed to the United States, and so ensuring an immediate settlement of the matter, which was really the most important thing for the peace and purse of the community, the United States government undertook through a land commission and courts to sift the valid from the fraudulent.

Over time, the algorithms used to sift through these quadrillion life experiences will become extremely sophisticated and extremely accurate.