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Princeton's WordNet

  1. parachute, chutenoun

    rescue equipment consisting of a device that fills with air and retards your fall

  2. chute, slide, slideway, sloping troughverb

    sloping channel through which things can descend

  3. chute, parachute, jumpverb

    jump from an airplane and descend with a parachute


  1. chutenoun

    A framework, trough, or tube, upon or through which objects are made to slide from a higher to a lower level, or through which water passes to a wheel.

    Etymology: From chute

  2. chutenoun


    Etymology: From chute

Webster Dictionary

  1. Chutenoun

    a framework, trough, or tube, upon or through which objects are made to slide from a higher to a lower level, or through which water passes to a wheel

    Etymology: [F. chute, prop. a fall.]

  2. Chutenoun

    see Shoot

    Etymology: [F. chute, prop. a fall.]


  1. Chute

    A chute is a vertical or inclined plane, channel, or passage through which objects are moved by means of gravity.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Chute

    shōōt, n. a waterfall, rapid: a channel down which to pass water, logs, rubbish, &c. [Fr. chute, a fall.]


  1. Chute

    Chute is a cloud platform that helps apps and sites capture, manage, and display media files.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. chute

    A fall of water or rapid; the word is much used in North America, wherever the nomenclature of the country retains traces of the early French settlers. (See SHOOT.)

Etymology and Origins

  1. Chute

    The French for “a fall,” applied by the Americans to a declivity of water. The exciting diversion of boating on such a waterfall is styled “Shooting the Chutes.”

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of CHUTE in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of CHUTE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of CHUTE in a Sentence

  1. Luis Campana:

    It was a real scare, the engine exploded. As we were getting out of the plane down the chute, the smoke was beginning to enter and the engine was in flames.

  2. Louisiana Sen. John Kennedy:

    Chuck (Schumer) just moo’s and follows (Nancy) Pelosi into the cow chute.

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Nous ne vous énervez pas tout simplement parce que quelqu'un ment, triche et brise notre confiance. à mon avis, nous devenons en colère parce que nous ne pouvons pas faire confiance à cette personne (et les gens comme lui / elle) jamais. Ce est la violation et la perte de notre innocence qui nous blesse profondément à l'intérieur, pour une courte durée au moins. Pourtant, lorsque nous relever de cette chute bizarre, nous découvrons que nous sommes plus forts que jamais. Ce est vrai que ce qui ne nous tue pas nous rend souvent plus forte. Si étrange que cela puisse paraître, nous devrions être reconnaissants à cette personne tromper, qui nous a offert une occasion en or dans le déguisement - pour éliminer nos maillons les plus faibles et de nous renforcer au-delà de nos limites normales. Au Revoir!

  4. Leonardo DiCaprio:

    It was a tandem dive. We pulled the first chute. That was knotted up… He pulled the second, and that was knotted up too. He just kept shaking it and shaking it in midair, as all my friends were, you know, what felt like half a mile above me, and I’m plummeting toward earth. [Laughs.] And he finally unravels it in midair.

  5. Adam Scott:

    The energy walking up the chute to No. 10 is some of the most you'll feel, if you're in the hunt, you know what you're walking into. And they'll remind you if you try to block it out. But that's the beauty of the place. It's really maybe the greatest stadium there is in golf.

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    the state of being polluted
    • A. defilement
    • B. rung
    • C. omphalos
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