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noun as in sled

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noun as in sleigh

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After all, you miss 100 percent of the shots you don’t take, but you also miss 100 percent of the shots that get blocked by a sledge.

Athletes sit on sledges, or sleds, that balance on two blades similar to those of a hockey skate, and their sticks have metal teeth that help the players propel themselves around the rink — they’re also handy when you’re looking to stab an opponent.

Guests can rent cottages near his residence, where they have access to a swimming pool, sports facilities such as skis and sledges, a restaurant and a New Year’s souvenirs store.

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Webb made his clay from ancient bricks that he found on walks in Brooklyn, then smashed to a powder with a sledge hammer.

Americans love winners and they love underdogs, and when we took a sledge hammer to kill ants, people turned against us.

Fortunately, the last crash had been passed without dislocating the parts of either sledge or rider.

In truth, it was so intently engaged with a sleeping seal that it had not observed the approach of the sledge.

Rising at once he bundled up his traps, threw the line of his small hand-sledge over his shoulder, and stepped out for home.

Soon the sledge which the dogs had drawn to the woods was piled high with deer and other game.

Thrice, all his strength flew with a downright stroke,—a smithy's sledge less crushing.


On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sledge, such as: bobsled, luge, dogsled, toboggan, and horse sleigh.

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