Definition of saddle horse in English:

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saddle horse

Pronunciation: /ˈsadl hôrs/


1A wooden frame or stand on which saddles are cleaned or stored.
Example sentences
  • First place your saddle on a saddle horse if you have one, if not the back of a chair will suffice although it may be an idea to put an old sheet over the chair first!
2chiefly North American A horse kept for riding only.
Example sentences
  • ‘I used to ride my saddle horse for miles along the beach to Torrey Pines State Reserve,’ Fae Sanger says as she gazes across the Del Mar Racetrack toward the ocean.
  • Finally, she reached the small stable where her strawberry roan saddle horse was kept.
  • Events like bull riding, bareback and saddle horse riding, barrel racing and rope and tie captivated the crowd.

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Syllabification: sad·dle horse

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