Simple Definition of bobsled
: a small vehicle for two or four people that slides over snow and ice and is used for racing
Full Definition of bobsled
1 : a short sled usually used as one of a pair joined by a coupling
2 : a large usually metal sled used in racing and equipped with two pairs of runners in tandem, a long seat for two or more people, a steering wheel, and a hand brake
Examples of bobsled
He drove a bobsled in the winter Olympics.
Origin of bobsled
perhaps from 4bob
First Known Use: 1837
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