intransitive verbslued, slu′ing
to turn or swing around as on a pivot or fixed point
Origin of sluefrom uncertain or unknown; perhaps
- the act of sluing
- the position to which a thing has been slued
alt. sp. of slough (sense )
alt. sp. of slew
Variant of slew4
Variant of slew1
Variant of slough1
(third-person singular simple present slues, present participle sluing, simple past and past participle slued)
- The act of sluing or the place to which something has slued.
- A slough; a run or wet place.