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Definition of Sledge


  1. A strong vehicle with low runners or low wheels; or one without wheels or runners, made of plank slightly turned up at one end, used for transporting loads upon the snow, ice, or bare ground; a sled.
  2. A hurdle on which, formerly, traitors were drawn to the place of execution.
  3. A sleigh.
  4. A game at cards; -- called also old sledge, and all fours.
  5. To travel or convey in a sledge or sledges.
  6. A large, heavy hammer, usually wielded with both hands; -- called also sledge hammer.

Sledge Translations

sledge in French is luge, patiner
sledge in German is Hammer, Schlitten
sledge in Spanish is trineo