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Synonyms for chaff

Synonyms for chaff

to tease or mock good-humoredly

good-natured teasing

Synonyms for chaff

material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds

foil in thin strips

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be silly or tease one another

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What sorts the wheat from the chaff is the ease with which those bands go on to find their own musical path; and a spell of gigging in 2005, which they tell me does wonders for the creative impulse, might be the best thing for this promising band before they record their first album some time in the New Year.
'What sorts the wheat from the chaff is 'have you got anything in the first team?' he said.
Taborrelli sorts the wheat from the chaff, so it's all good stuff and makes for a great read that's as spirited as Madge herself.