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Definition of "sled" []

  • A vehicle mounted on runners, used for carrying people or loads over ice and snow; a sledge. (noun)
  • A light wooden frame on runners, used by children for coasting over snow or ice. (noun)
  • To carry on or convey by a sled. (verb-transitive)
  • To ride or use a sled. (verb-intransitive)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "sled" in a sentence
  • "Charley, -- more than one sled is necessary when a woman like"
  • "The sled is completely flexible over blow downs, rocks and ground debris."
  • "Crash or no crash, the sled is still travelling about 80 miles an hour at the bottom of the track."