[ sad-l-bag ]
/ ˈsæd lˌbæg /


a large bag or pouch, usually one of a pair, hung from a saddle, laid over the back of a horse behind the saddle, or mounted over the rear wheel of a bicycle or motorcycle.
Often saddlebags. excess fat around the hips and buttocks.

Origin of saddlebag

First recorded in 1765–75 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for saddlebag

/ (ˈsædəlˌbæɡ) /


a pouch or small bag attached to the saddle of a horse, bicycle, etc
(plural) informal rolls of fat protruding from the sides of a person's thighs
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