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BOBSLED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does bobsled mean? 

BOBSLED (noun)
  The noun BOBSLED has 2 senses:

1. formerly two short sleds coupled together
2. a long racing sled (for 2 or more people) with a steering mechanism

  Familiarity information: BOBSLED used as a noun is rare.


BOBSLED (verb)
  The verb BOBSLED has 1 sense:

1. ride a bobsled

  Familiarity information: BOBSLED used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BOBSLED (noun)


Sense 1bobsled [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Formerly two short sleds coupled together

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

bobsled; bobsleigh

Hypernyms ("bobsled" is a kind of...):

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


Sense 2bobsled [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A long racing sled (for 2 or more people) with a steering mechanism

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

bobsled; bobsleigh; bob

Hypernyms ("bobsled" is a kind of...):

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


BOBSLED (verb)


Sense 1bobsled [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Ride a bobsled

Classified under:

Verbs of walking, flying, swimming

Synonyms:

bobsled; bob

Context example:

The boys bobbed down the hill screaming with pleasure

Hypernyms (to "bobsled" is one way to...):

sled; sleigh (ride (on) a sled)

Domain category:

athletics; sport (an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s
Somebody ----s PP


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