Western saddle


noun
  1. a heavy saddle having a deep seat, high cantle and pommel, pommel horn, wide leather flaps for protecting the rider's legs, and little padding.

Origin of Western saddle

1
An Americanism dating back to 1910–15

Words Nearby Western saddle

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How to use Western saddle in a sentence

  • Joe brought the saddle, a regular Western saddle, with the high back and the horn in front, and did his best to get it on.

    Boy Scouts in Glacier Park | Walter Prichard Eaton
  • Each rider had a Western saddle ornamented with silver, tasseled with red.

    When the Owl Cries | Paul Bartlett