filter through


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal, Idioms.
Translations

w>filter through

vi (liquid, sound, news)durchsickern; (light)durchschimmern, durchscheinen
References in classic literature ?
He plunged his hands into them and let the priceless gems filter through his fingers.
Now as the Princess walked daily in the green forest, hearing the wind singing in the branches and seeing the sunlight filter through the lattice-work of green leaves, there came unto her thoughts that had lain asleep in the stifling air of the cottage and the weariness of guiding the plough.
Various water-courses filter through, toward the east, and work their way onward to flow into the Kingani, in the midst of gigantic clumps of sycamore, tamarind, calabash, and palmyra trees.