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saddle horn

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  1. horn(def 19).

Origin of saddle horn

First recorded in 1855–60
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Examples from the Web for saddle horn

Historical Examples

  • He picked up the bridle-reins, caught the saddle-horn, and thrust his toe into the stirrup.

    Good Indian

    B. M. Bower

  • Arizona saw him fall forward and lie clinging to his saddle-horn.

    The Night Riders

    Ridgwell Cullum

  • The holsters with the revolvers in them he passed to the Duke, who hung them on his saddle-horn.

  • They lifted him, tied his feet under the horse, his hands to the saddle-horn.

  • She was bareheaded, the sun in her warm hair, hat hanging on her saddle-horn.