sled vs. sledge vs. sleigh – The Correct Way to Use Each | Confusing Words
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Sled

Definition:

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

Examples:

The photo shows a horse pulling a sled over the sparkling snow.

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Sledge

Definition:

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

Examples:

the Antarctic expedition sledged along the coastline

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Sleigh

Definition:

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

Examples:

they rode on a sleigh in winter

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