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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
SLEIGH Defined for Kids

sleigh

noun \ˈslā\

Definition of SLEIGH for Kids

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

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