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sledge

noun \ ˈslej \

Definition of sledge

Origin and Etymology of sledge

Middle English slegge, from Old English slecg; akin to Old Norse sleggja sledgehammer, Old English slēan to strike — more at slay

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sledge

verb

Definition of sledge

sledged; sledging

First Known Use of sledge

1654

in the meaning defined above

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sledge

noun

Definition of sledge

1 British : sleigh
2 : a strong heavy sled

Origin and Etymology of sledge

Dutch dialect sleedse; akin to Middle Dutch sledde sled

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sledge

verb

Definition of sledge

sledged; sledging
1 : to travel with a sledge
2 British : to ride in a sleigh
: to transport on a sledge

First Known Use of sledge

1708

in the meaning defined at intransitive sense 1

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SLEDGE Defined for Kids

sledge

noun \ ˈslej \

Definition of sledge for Students

: a strong heavy sled


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