Definition of 'sluice'
- conduit that carries a rapid flow of water controlled by a sluicegate
Synonyms: sluiceway penstock
- pour as if from a sluice; "An aggressive tide sluiced across the barrier reef"
Synonyms: sluice down
- irrigate with water from a sluice; "sluice the earth"
- transport in or send down a sluice; "sluice logs"
- draw through a sluice; "sluice water"