"winnew" Definition

  1. n. To separate, and drive off, the chaff from by means of wind; to fan; as, to winnow grain.
  2. n. To sift, as for the purpose of separating falsehood from truth; to separate, as had from good.
  3. n. To beat with wings, or as with wings.

More About winnew

Position in dictionary: 110205 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., n.,
Words that start with "winnew": 1
Words that end with "winnew": 1
Words that contain "winnew": 1
Next words in dictionary: winning, winningly, winningness, winninish, winnow, winnowed, winnower, winnowing, winrow, winsing
Previous words in dictionary: winner, winnebagoes, winnard 2, winkle-hawk, winkle, winkingly, winking, winker, winked, wink

English Dictionary Definition of winnew

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