Phrasal Verb 'Winnow'

We have 3 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Winnow'.

Winnow down

Meaning: Reduce the size of a group of people or things to have the best

Example: We've WINNOWED DOWN the applicants to a shortlist of four.

Winnow out

Meaning: Remove the bad or less satisfactory people or things from a group to leave the best

Example: We've WINNOWED OUT the weaker candidates.

Winnow out

Meaning: Remove the bad or less satisfactory people or things from a group to leave the best

Example: We've WINNOWED OUT the weaker candidates.