Definition of sledge:
- A game at cards; - called also old sledge, and all fours.
- A hurdle on which, formerly, traitors were drawn to the place of execution.
- A large, heavy hammer, usually wielded with both hands; - called also sledge hammer.
- A sleigh.
- 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.
- To travel or convey in a sledge or sledges.
vehicle (part of speech: noun)
- station wagon,
- armored car,
- fire engine,
- "The South of France--East Half", Charles Bertram Black.
- "Popular Adventure Tales", Mayne Reid.
I wanted to fly through the middle door, but there some one blew on a trumpet, and smote me with a sledge hammer so that I did not know where I landed; but coming to very quickly, I found I was in the fireplace, and there another flew at me and scratched the eyes almost out of my head.- "South-African Folk-Tales", James A. Honey.