English saddle

Any of several saddles which, unlike a Western saddle, does not have a horn, but has padded panels so does not need a separate saddle blanket

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  • English saddle — noun a saddle having a steel cantle and pommel and no horn • Syn: ↑English cavalry saddle • Hypernyms: ↑saddle * * * noun Usage: usually capitalized E : a saddle with long side bars, steel cantle and pommel, no horn, and a leather seat supported… …   Useful english dictionary

  • English saddle — English saddles are used to ride horses in English riding disciplines throughout the world. The discipline is not limited to England or English speaking countries. This style of saddle used in all of the Olympic and FEI equestrian disciplines,… …   Wikipedia

  • English saddle — n. a lightweight saddle with a low cantle and pommel and no horn, designed to place the rider s weight forward onto the withers …   English World dictionary

  • English saddle — noun Date: 1739 a saddle with long side bars, steel cantle and pommel, no horn, and a leather seat supported by webbing stretched between the saddlebow and cantle see saddle illustration …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • English saddle — a saddle having a steel cantle and pommel, no horn, full side flaps usually set forward, a well padded leather seat, and a saddletree or frame designed to conform to the line of the rider s back. See diag. under saddle. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • English saddle — Eng′lish sad′dle n. spo a saddle having a steel cantle and pommel, no horn, full side flaps usu. set forward, a well padded leather seat, and a saddletree designed to conform to the line of the rider s back • Etymology: 1930–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • English cavalry saddle — noun a saddle having a steel cantle and pommel and no horn • Syn: ↑English saddle • Hypernyms: ↑saddle * * * noun Usage: usually capitalized E : english saddle …   Useful english dictionary

  • Saddle seat — is a style of horseback riding within the category of English riding that is designed to show off the high trotting action of certain horse breeds. The style developed into its modern form in the United States, and is also seen in Canada and… …   Wikipedia

  • English riding — is a term used to describe a form of horseback riding that is seen throughout the world. There are many variations in English riding, but all feature a flat English saddle without the deep seat, high cantle or saddle horn seen on a Western saddle …   Wikipedia

  • saddle — [[t]sæ̱d(ə)l[/t]] saddles, saddling, saddled 1) N COUNT A saddle is a leather seat that you put on the back of an animal so that you can ride the animal. → See also side saddle 2) VERB If you saddle a horse, you put a saddle on it so that you can …   English dictionary

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