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sled down something

to ride down something on a sled. I love to sled down the hill in the winter. This hill is too steep to sled down safely.
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sled over something

to travel over something, such as snow, in a sled. We sledded rapidly over the fresh snow, scooting down the hill. We wanted to sled over the new snow, but we had to wait until Uncle Herman had taken a picture of it for his scrapbook.
See also: over, sled

ghetto sled

n. a junky car. He stood in front of some old ghetto sled, and said “Kizzle?”
See also: ghetto, sled
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Since sleds can reach speeds of 25 mph, proper precautions should be taken to protect sledders from possible injury.
Grab the pencil tool and construct tracks filled with ramps, hills, and jumps then send the virtual sledder down the route and see if he makes it to the end.
Skiers, sledders and snowboarders should make adjustments for icy conditions, deep snow powder, wet snow, and adverse weather conditions.
During an endurance race like the Junior Iditarod, dog sledders spend days braced against strong winds and temperatures that can reach a frigid -40[degrees]C (-40[degrees]F).
Like the Bruegel, the scene presents action in the fore-, middle- and background: one can even identify skaters and sledders in the far rear of the composition.
Barrett, a 34-year-old from Bishop, is trying to race bobsleds on the America's Cup circuit, a minor league for emerging sledders who aspire to the World Cup, World Championships and Olympic Winter Games.
Sledders should wear thick gloves or mittens and protective boots to protect against frostbite as well as potential injury.
He spoke of the diseases the sledders encountered in the villages they passed through along the trail, such as Norovirus and, especially, a diphtheria epidemic occurring in outlying areas--local airplanes were able to get much-needed medication to people.
Snowboarders, skiers, sledders and ice-skaters putting their lives and well-being on the line in the name of great sport.
Some sledders have been known to take the risk of riding their machines across the highway bridges, which is very dangerous, trail officials say.
Pitching, rumbling, and slamming against curves, the bobsled barrels at mind-numbing speed, forcing the sledders to heighten their awareness of every sensation and nuance, harmonizing the sensory rush with orchestral precision.
Photo: Piggyback sledders hurtle down slopes of Mount Shasta, California, on new sled.
Tubers and sledders slide down groomed slopes at the snow tube park located just above The Village at Mammoth, while families build snowmen in the snow play area.
Today, the firm whose products are used to finish everything from furniture to semiconductors not only helps America's sledders keep their edges smooth, it devised the recipe for the special steel used in their runners.