Sleigh meaning

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To ride in or drive a sleigh.
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A light vehicle on runners, usually horse-drawn, for carrying persons over snow and ice.
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A vehicle, generally pulled by an animal, which moves over snow or ice on runners, used for transporting persons or goods. (contrast "sled", which is smaller)

Santa travels in a sleigh.

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To ride or drive a sleigh.
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A vehicle mounted on runners for use on snow or ice, having one or more seats and usually drawn by a horse.
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To ride in or drive a sleigh.
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(obsolete) Sly.
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Origin of sleigh

  • Dutch slee variant of slede from Middle Dutch

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Dutch slee.

    From Wiktionary