sullage definition by Webster's New World
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- filth or refuse; sewage
- silt or sediment deposited by running water
- Metallurgy scoria on the surface of molten metal in a ladle
Origin: probably ; from French souiller, to sully plush -age
sullage definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Silt deposited by a current of water.
- Waste materials or sewage; refuse.
Origin: Perhaps from French souiller, to soil; see sully.