What does the word toboggan mean?

Usage examples for toboggan

  1. " You had a narrow escape that time," said Righty, as they excitedly watched the toboggan speeding on its way, and which, by the way, was filled with a lot of little youngsters no bigger than Tom himself, children of all colors, apparently, red, white and blue, green, yellow and black. – Andiron Tales by John Kendrick Bangs
  2. You know you mustn't toboggan! – The Dark Tower by Phyllis Bottome
  3. I swear that none but a female eye could have detected any toboggan fire- escape. – Lady Baltimore by Owen Wister