To pull off or out; pick
To separate from others:
Sift is defined as to pass through a sorting device like a screen to sort, separate or carefully examine.
To remove from a mixture or combination; isolate.
Select is defined as to choose.
To move (something) from where it is; lift, push, transfer, or carry away, or from one place to another
To refuse to accept, submit to, believe, or make use of:
Prefer is defined as to like someone or something better than another.
Opt is defined as to make a decision or choice.
To collect the remaining grain, etc. from (a reaped field)
To pick, pluck, or collect by picking; harvest
To obtain despite resistance:
To choose; select
To recover control of:
The definition of choose means to pick from a number of options.
To sort or select (a desirable part); extract:
To collect or gather
To select or distinguish from others
To gather a crop.
To pile up, collect, or gather together, esp. over a period of time
Find another word for culling. In this page you can discover 22 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for culling, like: plucking, picking, sorting, sifting, separating, selecting, removing, rejecting, preferring, opting and gleaning.