Saddled
Saddle Sad"dle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Saddled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Saddling}.] [AS. sadelian.] 1. To put a saddle upon; to equip (a beast) for riding. ``saddle my horse.'' --Shak. [1913 Webster]

Abraham rose up early, . . . and saddled his ass. --Gen. xxii. 3. [1913 Webster]

2. Hence: To fix as a charge or burden upon; to load; to encumber; as, to saddle a town with the expense of bridges and highways. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • saddled — saddled; un·saddled; …   English syllables

  • Saddled — Sad dled, a. (Zo[ o]l.) Having a broad patch of color across the back, like a saddle; saddle backed. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • saddled — adjective 1. having a saddle on or being mounted on a saddled animal saddled and spurred and ready to ride • Ant: ↑unsaddled 2. subject to an imposed burden left me saddled with the bill found himself saddled with more responsibility than power • …   Useful english dictionary

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  • saddled — adj. wearing a saddle, fit with a seat for a rider (about a horse or other animal) sad·dle || sædl n. seat for a rider on the back of an animal v. place a seat on the back of an animal; load with a burden or obligation …   English contemporary dictionary

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