saddle

[s_ˈa_d_əl], [sˈadə͡l], [sˈadə‍l]

Definitions of saddle:

  1.   A seat or pad, generally of leather, for a horse's back: anything like a saddle, as a saddle of mutton ( the two loins undivided), etc. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  2.   A seat on a horse's, back for the rider to sit on; something like a saddle. – Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  3.   To equip with a seat for a rider; burden or embarrass; as, to saddle a town with debt. – The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4.   To put a saddle on: to load. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5.   To put a saddle on. – The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6.   To put a saddle on; to load; to burden. – Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  7.   A seat for a rider on a horse's back, a bicycle, etc.; anything shaped like a saddle, as a certain cut of meat. – The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8.   Seat for a horse's back; the two loins of venison, & c. – The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  9.   A seat placed on the horse's back for the rider to sit on; among seamen, a block of wood nailed on the lower yard- arms. – Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Quotes for saddle:

  1. In fact, it was the women in our house who were in the saddle If men are the gods, women are not only the presidents but all the ministers of the government. – Pedro Almodovar
  2. My saddle horses are my friends. My dogs are my friends. – Wilford Brimley
  3. In these days when science is clearly in the saddle and when our knowledge of disease is advancing at a breathless pace, we are apt to forget that not all can ride and that he also serves who waits and who applies what the horseman discovers. – Harvey Cushing
  4. I want to die in the saddle I love writing, producing, acting, directing. – Peter Fonda
  5. Simply put, I believe we should not seek the lowest common denominator when it comes to wilderness and saddle a wilderness designation with exceptions, exclusions, and exemptions. – Nick Rahall

Usage examples for saddle:

  1. “ 525 4 Saddle of road 7412 ft. ” – Himalayan Journals V2. by J. D. Hooker
  2. Shall we saddle up at once, Dave? ” – The Golden Canyon Contents: The Golden Canyon; The Stone Chest by G. A. Henty
  3. It was miles away, I announced readily, away up on The Saddle – The Mystery of the Green Ray by William Le Queux
  4. Sometimes we could get a good saddle horse for Mademoiselle Capello and then she often did the whole day's travel on horseback. ” – Francezka by Molly Elliot Seawell
  5. Turning in her saddle she saw Sebastien coming along the valley trail at a gallop. ” – The Mystery of The Barranca by Herman Whitaker
  6. So you did bring in my saddle eh, Nick? ” – The Girl of the Golden West by David Belasco
  7. “ I had told him to get the job done at once, and not return without the saddle – Wilfrid Cumbermede by George MacDonald
  8. He was up in the saddle – Riders of the Silences by Max Brand
  9. “ " I'm going to start as soon as I can roll a smoke and saddle a horse," Thornton answered him, a little smile in his eyes. ” – Six Feet Four by Jackson Gregory
  10. Just as he was entering the wood, he turned round in his saddle and called out: " Above all, take care that they do not see you; don't go where the carriages are." ” – Bijou by Gyp

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