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luge

 (lo͞ozh)
n.
1.
a. A sport in which a small open sled is ridden by one or two people lying face-up with the feet pointed downhill, usually over an ice-covered course in a timed competition.
b. The sled used in this sport.
2.
a. The sport of street luge.
b. The board used in street luge.

[French dialectal, from Medieval Latin sludia, perhaps of Celtic origin.]

luge v.
lug′er n.

luge

(luːʒ)
n
(Individual Sports, other than specified) a racing toboggan on which riders lie on their backs, descending feet first
vb
(Individual Sports, other than specified) (intr) to ride on a luge
[C20: from French]

luge

(luʒ)

n., v. luged, lug•ing. n.
1. a one- or two-person sled for coasting or racing down a chute, used esp. in Europe.
v.i.
2. to go or race on a luge.
[1900–05; < dial. French]
lug′er, n.

luge


Past participle: luged
Gerund: luging

Imperative
luge
luge
Present
I luge
you luge
he/she/it luges
we luge
you luge
they luge
Preterite
I luged
you luged
he/she/it luged
we luged
you luged
they luged
Present Continuous
I am luging
you are luging
he/she/it is luging
we are luging
you are luging
they are luging
Present Perfect
I have luged
you have luged
he/she/it has luged
we have luged
you have luged
they have luged
Past Continuous
I was luging
you were luging
he/she/it was luging
we were luging
you were luging
they were luging
Past Perfect
I had luged
you had luged
he/she/it had luged
we had luged
you had luged
they had luged
Future
I will luge
you will luge
he/she/it will luge
we will luge
you will luge
they will luge
Future Perfect
I will have luged
you will have luged
he/she/it will have luged
we will have luged
you will have luged
they will have luged
Future Continuous
I will be luging
you will be luging
he/she/it will be luging
we will be luging
you will be luging
they will be luging
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been luging
you have been luging
he/she/it has been luging
we have been luging
you have been luging
they have been luging
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been luging
you will have been luging
he/she/it will have been luging
we will have been luging
you will have been luging
they will have been luging
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been luging
you had been luging
he/she/it had been luging
we had been luging
you had been luging
they had been luging
Conditional
I would luge
you would luge
he/she/it would luge
we would luge
you would luge
they would luge
Past Conditional
I would have luged
you would have luged
he/she/it would have luged
we would have luged
you would have luged
they would have luged
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.luge - a racing sled for one or two peopleluge - a racing sled for one or two people
sled, sledge, sleigh - a vehicle mounted on runners and pulled by horses or dogs; for transportation over snow
Verb1.luge - move along on a luge or tobogganluge - move along on a luge or toboggan  
athletics, sport - an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
sled, sleigh - ride (on) a sled
Translations

luge

[ˈluːʒ] nluge f

luge

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