English saddle


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English saddle

n.
A lightweight, hornless saddle with a cantle and pommel, a padded leather seat, and full side flaps usually set forward.

Eng′lish sad′dle


n.
a saddle having a steel cantle and pommel, no horn, full side flaps usu. set forward, a well-padded leather seat, and a saddletree designed to conform to the line of the rider's back.
[1930–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.English saddle - a saddle having a steel cantle and pommel and no hornEnglish saddle - a saddle having a steel cantle and pommel and no horn
saddle - a seat for the rider of a horse or camel
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Riding in a western saddle takes no real skill, and more comfortable than the English saddle.
We played softball and we learned archery and we went on wilderness hikes, overnight, and we burned our tongues on hot chocolate in tin cups and we rode horses, English saddle, and we swam and we made things for our parents in arts & crafts.
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