verb (used with object), sluiced, sluic·ing.
verb (used without object), sluiced, sluic·ing.
Origin of sluice
Related formssluice·like, adjectiveun·der·sluice, nounun·sluiced, adjective
Examples 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