Synonyms and Antonyms of sluice
to pour liquid over or through in order to cleanse <he sluiced the gutters with lots of water in order to make sure they were clear> Synonyms irrigate, rinse, flush, wash, wash outRelated Words deluge, engulf, flood, inundate, swamp; flow, gush, rush, stream; douche, hose; drench, saturate, soak; douse (also dowse), slosh, splash
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