from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A long racing sled with a steering mechanism controlling the front runners.
- n. A long sled made of two shorter sleds joined in tandem.
- n. Either of these two smaller sleds.
- intransitive v. To ride or race in or as if in a bobsled.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A sled used to go down a bob track.
- n. The sport of travelling down a bob track as fast as possible.
- n. A short sled, mostly used as one of a pair connected by a reach or coupling; the compound sled so formed.
- v. To ride a bobsled.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A short sled, mostly used as one of a pair connected by a reach or coupling; also, the compound sled so formed.
- n. a long racing sled (for 2 or more people), having two pairs of runners, with the front pair connected to a steering mechanism. They are usually raced one at a time down a steeply sloping path or specially constructed chute, with sharp banked curves, and attain high speeds.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A sled consisting of a body resting on two short sleds called bobs, placed one behind the other.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. ride a bobsled
- n. a long racing sled (for 2 or more people) with a steering mechanism
- n. formerly two short sleds coupled together
bob2 + sled.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)