verb (used with object), sluiced, sluic·ing.
verb (used without object), sluiced, sluic·ing.
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Origin of sluice
OTHER WORDS FROM sluicesluice·like, adjectiveun·der·sluice, nounun·sluiced, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for sluicing
They breakfasted in the boat, first stripping to the waist and sluicing their heads, necks, arms and chests with water.Captain Sam|George Cary Eggleston
In fact, he seemed glad to turn an honest penny by boarding the small crew in charge of sluicing the logs.The Riverman|Stewart Edward White
Having made the canvas ship-shape, Jim settled the next pressing question by seizing an empty tin and sluicing the fore part.The Pillar of Light|Louis Tracy
Dalhousie, in his swimmer's suit, sat stiffly forward, sluicing water into the bottom.V. V.'s Eyes|Henry Sydnor Harrison
"Touching now the question of browsing and sluicing," he said.Indiscretions of Archie|P. G. Wodehouse