verb (used with object), sluiced, sluic·ing.
verb (used without object), sluiced, sluic·ing.
QUIZ TIME: TEST YOUR MEMORY OF THE MAY 2020 WORDS OF THE DAY
Origin of sluice
OTHER WORDS FROM sluicesluice·like, adjectiveun·der·sluice, nounun·sluiced, adjective
Words nearby sluice
Example sentences from the Web for sluice-box
He was off up on Eldorado somewhere, shovelling dirt into a sluice-box for ten dollars a day.The Trail of '98|Robert W. Service
He dashed back inside as soon as he saw Bruce jump out of the sluice-box.The Man from the Bitter Roots|Caroline Lockhart
Thim tree calves has got a hide on 'em loike the bottom av a sluice-box.Snowdrift|James B. Hendryx
Again his hand was reached down to the rippling water at the head of the sluice-box.
It was with something like reluctance that he tore himself away from the magic of the sluice-box.The Triumph of John Kars|Ridgwell Cullum