In “sleigh Ride,” the narrator is painting a scene so perfect that it could be featured on an iconic Currier and Ives print.
After wandering at haphazard some little way I met a peasant in a sleigh.
Yes, the future lawmaker built up a full-service Santa business with a sleigh pulled by real reindeer.
"vehicle mounted on runners for use on ice and snow," 1703, American and Canadian English, from Dutch slee, shortened from slede (see sled (n.)). As a verb from 1728. Related: Sleighing. Sleigh-ride is first recorded 1770; sleigh-bells is from c.1780; they originally were used to give warning of the approach of a sleigh.