Vocabulary for "The Sieve and the Sand"

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451_sieve.jpg utensil of wire mesh or closely perforated metal, used for straining, sifting, ricing, or puréeing
1. to interpret from a rational standpoint; 2. to devise self-satisfying but incorrect reasons for one's behavior
a device that circulates fresh air and expels stale or foul air.
to spread through or over, as with liquid, color, or light
451_dentifrice.jpg substance, such as a paste or powder, for cleaning the teeth
an article of clothing
a criminal who illegally sets fire to property
1. to eat up greedily; 2. to destroy, consume
1. a device employed to cheat, deceive, or trick; 2. a gadget
an annually elected magistrate of the ancient Roman Republic, ranking below but having approximately the same functions as a consul.
working or spreading harmfully in a subtle or stealthy manner
a specialist who studies languages
deserving of contempt; despicable
something of little importance or value
to drive off or scatter in different directions