- a room in or near a stable for storing saddles, harnesses, and other tack.
Origin of tack room
First recorded in 1955–60
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Examples from the Web for tack room
Why couldn't you tell him a hard-luck story and get to sleep in his tack-room nights?
Old Man Curry, owner of race horses, looked out of his tack-room door at a streaming sky and gave thanks for the rain.
I knows him well 'nough to wish yo' hadn't 'vited him to do his floppin' in yo' tack-room!
After an interval they returned to the tack-room, the Bald-faced Kid shaking his head commiseratingly.
Old Man Curry combed his beard reflectively and gazed through the tack-room door into the dusk of the summer evening.
- a room in a stable building in which bridles, saddles, etc are kept