Definition of chute:
sliding board, start, alternate, startle, skip, channel, leap, jumpstart, coast, microscope slide, spring, leap out, playground slide, rise, slideway, parachute, pass over, jump off, waterfall, watercourse, lantern slide, bound, sloping trough, climb up, glide, derail, slide, skip over, swoop, jump-start, jump out, stand out, jump, stick out.
The next pocket was a long, narrow, horizontal fold, and I hoped to find real excitement among its aquatic folk; but to my surprise it had no bottom, but was a deep chute or socket, opening far below to the sand.- "Edge of the Jungle", William Beebe.
- "The Hidden Places", Bertrand W. Sinclair.
- "Little Rivers A Book Of Essays In Profitable Idleness", Henry van Dyke.