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
In his iconic 1975 thriller High-Rise, a luxury apartment complex degenerates when its residents take up arms against each other, prompted by nothing but disputes over clogged garbage chutes.
Unfortunately, her role in Episode VII was minor—her screen time accounts for less than two minutes, and she's simply thrown in a garbage chute after being forced at gunpoint to lower the Starkiller Base shields.
The series of cascades with drops up to 40 feet is hidden in a far-flung canyon where hikers commonly get lost trying to find the chutes.
Watching the 12-dog teams burst from the starting chute made Traska more determined to stand on sled runners behind her own team of huskies.
What's crazier than doing an Olympic luge run, which involves zooming feet-first down a windy, icy chute at up to 90 mph?
And right after the Korean team marched into the stadium together in uniform and under a unified flag, an intruder slid down a huge, icy chute and rushed two performers on stage before being hurried away by security.
Heavy pounding on the concrete chute left the structure a shambles.
Additional Activities: Shred the steep chutes at Telluride Ski Resort or catch a rafting excursion down the San Miguel River.
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Definition of chute for English Language Learners
: a narrow tube or passage that things and people go down or through
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