How Do You Spell SIEVE?

Correct spelling for the English word "sieve" is [s_ˈɪ_v], [sˈɪv], [sˈɪv]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for SIEVE

Below is the list of 357 misspellings for the word "sieve". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for SIEVE

  1. Boil altogether for about two hours strain rubbing the beans through a sieve with a wooden spoon - "New Vegetarian Dishes" by Mrs. Bowdich
  2. A sieve said Brinnaria is a sieve - "The Unwilling Vestal" by Edward Lucas White
  3. Mamma is right when she says my head is like a sieve - "Lover or Friend" by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  4. Yet another shake of this sieve - "The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles" by Jean Henri Fabre
  5. If not required very clear it may be merely strained through a fine sieve instead of being run through a bag - "The Book of Household Management" by Mrs. Isabella Beeton