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unsaddle

Line breaks: un|sad¦dle
Pronunciation: /ʌnˈsad(ə)l
 
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Definition of unsaddle in English:

verb

[with object]
1Remove the saddle from (a horse).
Example sentences
  • Next, the horses are unsaddled and judged at halter in ranch conformation.
  • The drover got to work unhitching the oxen, and the horsemen unsaddled their horses and led them to the trees and hobbled them.
  • Jesse returned just as they were unsaddling the horses back at the ranch.
1.1Dislodge (a rider) from a saddle.
Example sentences
  • His balance was thrown off, but he was not unsaddled until the horse went about twenty feet more.
  • Emily became unsaddled as her pony made its way from rock ledge to rock ledge.
  • The first knight to charge unsaddled him.

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