See also: slèigh and Sleigh

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From Modern Dutch slee, from Middle Dutch slede, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *slidô. Doublet of sled and further related to slide.

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sleigh (plural sleighs)

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a horse-drawn sleigh
  1. 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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sleigh (third-person singular simple present sleighs, present participle sleighing, simple past and past participle sleighed)

  1. To ride or drive a sleigh.
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sleigh (comparative sleigher, superlative sleighest)

  1. (obsolete) Sly.
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  1. dative singular of sleagh

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Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sleigh shleigh
after an, tsleigh
not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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  1. Alternative form of sly