[ sad-luh-ree ]

noun,plural sad·dler·ies.
  1. saddles, harnesses, and other equipment for horses.

  2. the work, business, or shop of a saddler.

Origin of saddlery

First recorded in 1400–50, saddlery is from the late Middle English word sadelerie.See saddler, -y3

Words Nearby saddlery Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use saddlery in a sentence

  • After supper he separated himself from his companions under pretext of cleaning his saddlery.

    The Night Riders | Ridgwell Cullum
  • Cold work it was too in the early winter mornings to wash him down, groom him and keep the saddlery and accoutrements in order.

British Dictionary definitions for saddlery


/ (ˈsædlərɪ) /

nounplural -dleries
  1. saddles, harness, and other leather equipment for horses collectively

  2. the business, work, or place of work of a saddler

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