bobsledding

noun
bob·​sled·​ding | \ ˈbäb-ˌsle-diŋ How to pronounce bobsledding (audio) \

Definition of bobsledding

: the act, skill, or sport of riding or racing on a bobsled

Examples of bobsledding in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web At first glance, the situation is perverse, even comical—like Jamaica winning an Olympic gold in bobsledding—but the cyber threat from North Korea is real and growing. Robert Hackett, Fortune, 20 Apr. 2021 At first glance, the situation is perverse, even comical—like Jamaica winning an Olympic gold in bobsledding—but the cyber threat from North Korea is real and growing. Robert Hackett, Fortune, 20 Apr. 2021 At first glance, the situation is perverse, even comical—like Jamaica winning an Olympic gold in bobsledding—but the cyber threat from North Korea is real and growing. Robert Hackett, Fortune, 20 Apr. 2021 At first glance, the situation is perverse, even comical—like Jamaica winning an Olympic gold in bobsledding—but the cyber threat from North Korea is real and growing. Robert Hackett, Fortune, 20 Apr. 2021 At first glance, the situation is perverse, even comical—like Jamaica winning an Olympic gold in bobsledding—but the cyber threat from North Korea is real and growing. Robert Hackett, Fortune, 20 Apr. 2021 At first glance, the situation is perverse, even comical—like Jamaica winning an Olympic gold in bobsledding—but the cyber threat from North Korea is real and growing. Robert Hackett, Fortune, 20 Apr. 2021 At first glance, the situation is perverse, even comical—like Jamaica winning an Olympic gold in bobsledding—but the cyber threat from North Korea is real and growing. Robert Hackett, Fortune, 20 Apr. 2021 At first glance, the situation is perverse, even comical—like Jamaica winning an Olympic gold in bobsledding—but the cyber threat from North Korea is real and growing. Ed Caesar, The New Yorker, 19 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of bobsledding

1883, in the meaning defined above

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13 Jul 2021

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“Bobsledding.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bobsledding. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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