tobogganing


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to·bog·gan

 (tə-bŏg′ən)
n.
A long, narrow, runnerless sled constructed of thin boards curled upward at the front end.
intr.v. to·bog·ganed, to·bog·gan·ing, to·bog·gans
1. To coast, ride, or travel on a toboggan.
2. Slang To decline or fall rapidly: His good fortune has tobogganed.

[Canadian French tobagan, from Mi'kmaq topaghan.]

to·bog′gan·er, to·bog′gan·ist n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tobogganing - riding on a long light sled with low handrailstobogganing - riding on a long light sled with low handrails
sledding - the sport of riding on a sled or sleigh
luging - riding a light one-man toboggan
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Translations
sáňkování
kælkning
kelkkailu
sanjkanje
トボガン
터보건 타기
åka pulka
การเล่นเลื่อนหิมะ
sự đi xe trượt toboggan

tobogganing

اِنْزِلاق sáňkování kælkning Rodeln τόμπογκαν deslizamiento en tobogán, deslizamiento en trineo kelkkailu toboggan sanjkanje andare in toboga トボガン 터보건 타기 met een tobogan sleeën aking saneczkarstwo tobogã катание на санях åka pulka การเล่นเลื่อนหิมะ kızak kayma sự đi xe trượt toboggan 平底雪撬运动
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References in classic literature ?
She and the Mosebachs had gone tobogganing on the only hill that Pomerania boasted.
For a break from sightseeing, however, a few excellent places in and around Austria's capital invite for ice skating, ice curling, tobogganing, cross country skiing and even Alpine skiing.
Tour highlights u 'Search for Santa' experience u Private meeting with Santa u Token children's gift u A snowmobile ride, Reindeer sleigh ride, Husky dog experience, tobogganing and 'snowballing u Thermal clothing u Two-course lunch & Hot drinks u Return flights to Pajala in Swedish Lapland, north of the Arctic Circle u Fully escorted by a friendly, experienced tour manager
POLICE in Britain's biggest force have been told to lose weight by tobogganing, having snowball fights and building snowmen.
We were picked up by the team at Beijing Layover Tour at 9am, whisked (with white knuckles) to Mutianyu where we took a spectacular cable car ride up to the wall, strolled along taking photos of the magnificent views and gawping at the feat of engineering winding over the hills into the distance, before tobogganing down.
Tour highlights 'Search for Santa' experience Private meeting with Santa Token children's gift A thrilling snowmobile ride Reindeer sleigh ride through the snow and a Husky dog experience Tobogganing, 'snowballing' and snowman-making Thermal clothing Two-course Lappish lunch Hot drinks Return flights to Pajala in Swedish Lapland, north of the Arctic Circle Return airport to Santa's Village transfers In-flight catering Fully escorted by a friendly, experienced tour manager
Tour highlights u 'Search for Santa' experience u Private meeting with Santa u Token children's gift u Reindeer sleigh ride through the snow u Husky dog experience u A snowmobile ride and tobogganing u Two-course Lappish lunch u Return flights to Pajala in Swedish Lapland, north of the Arctic Circle One discounted child price per full paying adult, book by 31st March 2016.
A prestigious resort in the Three Valleys ski area, Courchevel has extensive skiing for all abilities as well as plenty of other activities including night skiing, ice climbing, snowshoeing, ice karting and tobogganing.
A landlocked country bordering Germany, Italy, France and Austria, Switzerland is known throughout the world for its chic Alpine weather, 4000 metre high mountain peaks and lavish winter sports- including mountaineering, tobogganing, sledding and skiing.
No, there is no pro toboggan tour, and neither the X-Games nor the Winter Olympics feature tobogganing. But this is a huge event.
The county has new policies for tobogganing and skating enthusiasts when they use public property for their hobbies.
Ski Dubai is the first indoor ski resort in the Middle East and offers an amazing snow setting to enjoy skiing, snowboarding and tobogganing, or just playing in the snow (www.skidxb.com).