Examples of chute in a Sentence
She dropped the towels into the laundry chute.
children sliding down a water chute
The skiers came racing down the chute.
Recent Examples of chute from the Web
The nation’s tallest dam was the site of the fastest construction project in modern state history this past year, as hundreds of workers labored around the clock to rebuild the chute before winter.
A few years ago, when Disney acquired the rights to Star Wars, one of the first things the House of Mouse did was to throw the almost-wholly-execrable Expanded Universe into the garbage chute.
Pettry, entering a rocky chute, removed his skis and slid on his butt, arresting his descent with his feet.
The sheep move through the chute fast, about one per second, in rapid, nose-to-butt succession.
The new concrete slabs on the spillway floor are at least 5 feet thick, compared with a minimum of 18 inches in the old chute, Petersen said.
Two-Stage Snow Blower Two-stage snow blowers utilize two mechanisms to break-up heavy snow and propel it through a discharge chute.
Horse and rider burst out of a chute, turned around a pole, and raced back to the starting gate.
Take, for instance, the bicycle path used as a death chute.
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Definition of chute for Students
- a laundry chute
- Children slid down the chute.
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