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1sleigh

noun \ˈslā\

: a large, open vehicle that is usually pulled by a horse over snow or ice

Full Definition of SLEIGH

:  an open usually horse-drawn vehicle with runners for use on snow or ice

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Origin of SLEIGH

Dutch slee, alteration of slede; akin to Middle Dutch sledde sled
First Known Use: 1703

Other Vehicles Terms

brougham, hansom, litter, shay, skid, sledge, sulky, wain

2sleigh

intransitive verb

Definition of SLEIGH

:  to drive or travel in a sleigh

First Known Use of SLEIGH

circa 1729

Other Vehicles Terms

brougham, hansom, litter, shay, skid, sledge, sulky, wain

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