Origin of sluice
OTHER WORDS FROM sluicesluicelike, adjectiveun·der·sluice, nounun·sluiced, adjective
Words nearby sluice
How to use sluice in a sentence
Chef Garcelon and several members of the kitchen staff are standing around, watching the honey sluice out of the centrifuge.
They had aided in opening the sluice-ways of a torrent which was now sweeping every thing before it.
They died because they refused to open those sluice-ways of blood which the people demanded.
He finished his strictly utilitarian household labor and went off up the flat to the sluice boxes.Cabin Fever|B. M. Bower
In a few minutes Uncle Will released him and sent him back to help Lucky at the sluice.Gold-Seeking on the Dalton Trail|Arthur R. Thompson
Once I saw a catfish, gasping for air at the surface of water that had been muddied by the opening of a sluice-way in a dam.Bill's School and Mine|William Suddards Franklin