Definition of saddlebag in English:


Syllabification: sad·dle·bag
Pronunciation: /ˈsadlˌbag


  • 1Each of a pair of bags attached behind the saddle on a horse, bicycle, or motorcycle.
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    • I ditched the first saddlebag at the White Horse in Exford, Somerset, the second at Raleghs Cross Inn in the Brendon hills.
    • Feeling rested, Rossiter packed up his belongings in his saddlebag and mounted his horse.
    • He ate a piece of bread that was placed in his saddlebag and gave the horse a carrot.
  • 1.1 (saddlebags) US informal Excess fat around the hips and thighs.
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    • After only 7 weeks, REMI helped Amy rid off all the body fat, cellulite and saddlebags she had been struggling to lose.
    • These are the outer thighs - where the bulges are known as saddlebags - the inner thighs and the buttocks.
    • She was moderately overweight but no where near obese and the excess showed in her chubby cheeks and small saddlebags.

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