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Definition 1: posterior part of the back of a domestic fowl - [noun denoting animal]

(saddle is a kind of ...) any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity

(... is part of saddle) a domesticated gallinaceous bird thought to be descended from the red jungle fowl

(... is part of saddle) the posterior part of a human (or animal) body from the neck to the end of the spine

"his back was nicely tanned"

Definition 2: a seat for the rider of a horse or other animal - [noun denoting artifact]

(saddle is a kind of ...) any support where you can sit (especially the part of a chair or bench etc. on which you sit)

"he dusted off the seat before sitting down"

(... is a kind of saddle ) a saddle having a steel cantle and pommel and no horn

(... is a kind of saddle ) a saddle for pack animals to which loads can be attached

(... is a kind of saddle ) a saddle for a woman; rider sits with both feet on the same side of the horse

(... is a kind of saddle ) an ornamented saddle used by cowboys; has a high horn to hold the lariat

(saddle is a part of ...) the back of a saddle seat

(saddle is a part of ...) handgrip formed by the raised front part of a saddle

(saddle is a part of ...) support consisting of metal loops into which rider's feet go

Definition 3: a seat for the rider of a bicycle - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for saddle in the sense of this definition

(saddle is a kind of ...) any support where you can sit (especially the part of a chair or bench etc. on which you sit)

"he dusted off the seat before sitting down"

(... is part of saddle) a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals

Definition 4: a piece of leather across the instep of a shoe - [noun denoting artifact]

(saddle is a kind of ...) a separate part consisting of leather

(... is part of saddle) footwear shaped to fit the foot (below the ankle) with a flexible upper of leather or plastic and a sole and heel of heavier material

Definition 5: cut of meat (especially mutton or lamb) consisting of part of the backbone and both loins - [noun denoting food]

(saddle is a kind of ...) a piece of meat that has been cut from an animal carcass

Definition 6: a pass or ridge that slopes gently between two peaks (is shaped like a saddle) - [noun denoting object]

Synonyms for saddle in the sense of this definition

(saddle is a kind of ...) the location in a range of mountains of a geological formation that is lower than the surrounding peaks

"we got through the pass before it started to snow"

Definition 7: impose a task upon, assign a responsibility to - [verb of communication]

Samples where saddle or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He charged her with cleaning up all the files over the weekend

Synonyms for saddle in the sense of this definition

(saddle is a kind of ...) make someone do something

(... is a kind of saddle ) burden with too much work or responsibility

(... is a kind of saddle ) exert a force or cause a strain upon

"This tax bears down on the lower middle class"

(... is a kind of saddle ) charge someone with too many tasks

(... is a kind of saddle ) command solemnly

Definition 8: put a saddle on - [verb of contact]

Samples where saddle or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • saddle the horses

(saddle is a kind of ...) cause to be attached

Definition 9: load or burden; encumber - [verb of contact]

Samples where saddle or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he saddled me with that heavy responsibility

(saddle is a kind of ...) weight down with a load

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