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Meaning of SLEIGH

Pronunciation:  sley

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a vehicle mounted on runners and pulled by horses or dogs; for transportation over snow
  2. [v]  ride (on) a sled
 

SLEIGH is a 6 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: sled, sled, sledge
 
 See Also: bob, bob, bobsled, bobsled, bobsleigh, dog sled, dog sleigh, dogsled, luge, luge, pung, ride, runner, toboggan, toboggan, vehicle

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Sleigh\, a.
    Sly. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
    
    
  2. \Sleigh\, n. [Cf. D. & LG. slede, slee, Icel. sle?i. See
    {Sled}.]
    A vehicle moved on runners, and used for transporting persons
    or goods on snow or ice; -- in England commonly called a
    sledge.
    
    {Sleigh bell}, a small bell attached either to a horse when
       drawing a slegh, or to the sleigh itself; especially a
       globular bell with a loose ball which plays inside instead
       of a clapper.
    
    
 

 

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