5 Letters
2 Consonants
3 Vowels
2 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use sieve as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Sieve
A 2 syllables noun and 5 letters with the letters e, i, s, and v, 2 consonants, 3 vowels and 2 syllables with the middle letter e. Sieve starts with a consonant and ends with a vowel with the starting letters s, si, sie, siev, and the ending characters are e, ve, eve, ieve, ..
A strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles
Old English
School Grade
Sieve is set as a grade eight word that starts with s, ends with e, 2 syllables, 3 vowels and 5 letters.
Is sieve a scrabble word? A 8 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Sieve in Pig Latin is said as "ievesay or ievesway".
s | i | e | v | e
si | ie | ev | ve
sie | iev | eve
siev | ieve
Word Gram
Noun Examples
a strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles
Verb Examples
distinguish and separate out;
"sift through the job candidates"
separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements;
"sift the flour"
check and sort carefully;
"sift the information"
examine in order to test suitability;
"screen these samples";
"screen the job applicants"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Sieve"

There are 292 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to sieve.

Analysesubject to psychoanalytic treatment
"I was analyzed in Vienna by a famous psychiatrist"
Analyseran instrument that performs analyses
Analyzesubject to psychoanalytic treatment
"I was analyzed in Vienna by a famous psychiatrist"
Analyzeran instrument that performs analyses
Arabesquean ornament that interlaces simulated foliage in an intricate design
Assortarrange or order by classes or categories
"How would you classify these pottery shards--are they prehistoric?"
Attemptthe act of attacking
"attacks on women increased last year"
"they made an attempt on his life"
Basketrythe craft of basket making
Beatingthe act of inflicting corporal punishment with repeated blows

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There are 1 anagrams from sieve.

Anagram Definition
Sievea strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles

View English words with the unique letters used in sieve. Words With The Letters Eisv


Sieve derives from 5 words.

Word Definition
Riddlea coarse sieve (as for gravel)
Screensomething that keeps things out or hinders sight
"they had just moved in and had not put up blinds yet"
Sievea strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles
Siftdistinguish and separate out
"sift through the job candidates"
Strainthe act of singing
"with a shout and a song they marched up to the gates"


Sieve has 1 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Strainera filter to retain larger pieces while smaller pieces and liquids pass through


There are 2 hyponyms for sieve

Word Definition
Riddlea coarse sieve (as for gravel)
Siftera household sieve (as for flour)

Names With The Word "Sieve"

1 names are spelled with sieve.


The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word sieve.

Is sieve a scrabble word or can you use sieve in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 15843 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 14738 games. This 5 letter 8 point scrabble word can be rearranged 60 ways. What other words can be made with the letters e, i, s, and v? There's 18 with 7 letters or less with the letters e, i, s, and v. Here is a list of 18 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Civies (6 letters) 11 +3 13 +4 civies
Civvies (7 letters) 15 +7 18 +9 civvies
Sieve (5 letters) 8 9 sieve
Vibes (5 letters) 10 +2 12 +3 vibes
Vise (4 letters) 7 8 vise
Vesica (6 letters) 11 +3 13 +4 vesica
Devices (7 letters) 13 +5 15 +6 cdeeisv
Advisee (7 letters) 11 +3 12 +3 adeeisv
Devisee (7 letters) 11 +3 12 +3 devisee
Ives (4 letters) 7 8 vise
Devise (6 letters) 10 +2 11 +2 devise
View As (7 letters)
Advise (6 letters) 10 +2 11 +2 advise
Advised (7 letters) 12 +4 13 +4 advised
Evasive (7 letters) 13 +5 15 +6 aeeisvv
Devised (7 letters) 12 +4 13 +4 ddeeisv
Essive (6 letters) 9 +1 10 +1 essive
Views (5 letters) 11 +3 12 +3 views


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