What does sleigh mean?

Definitions for sleighsleɪ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word sleigh.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sled, sledge, sleigh(verb)

    a vehicle mounted on runners and pulled by horses or dogs; for transportation over snow

  2. sled, sleigh(verb)

    ride (on) a sled


  1. sleigh(Noun)

    A vehicle moved on runners, and used for transporting persons or goods on snow or ice.

  2. sleigh(Verb)

    To ride or drive a sleigh.

  3. sleigh(Adjective)


  4. Origin: From slee.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sleigh(adj)


  2. Sleigh(noun)

    a vehicle moved on runners, and used for transporting persons or goods on snow or ice; -- in England commonly called a sledge

  3. Origin: [Cf. D. & LG. slede, slee, Icel. slei. See Sled.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sleigh

    slā, n. same as Sled.—ns. Sleigh′-bell, a small bell attached to a sleigh or its harness; Sleigh′ing, the act of riding in a sleigh or sled.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sleigh in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sleigh in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lydia Maria Child:

    Over the river and through the wood, To grandfather's house we go The horse knows the way To carry the sleigh, Through the white and drifted snow.

Images & Illustrations of sleigh

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