saddlery
noun (plural -dleries) Date: 15th century the trade, articles of trade, or shop of a saddler

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Saddlery — Sad dler*y, n. 1. The materials for making saddles and harnesses; the articles usually offered for sale in a saddler s shop. [1913 Webster] 2. The trade or employment of a saddler. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • saddlery — ► NOUN (pl. saddleries) 1) saddles, bridles, and other equipment for horses. 2) the making or repairing of such equipment. 3) a saddler s business or premises …   English terms dictionary

  • saddlery — [sad′lər ē] n. pl. saddleries [ME sadelarie] 1. the work or craft of a saddler 2. the articles, as saddles, harnesses, bridles, etc., made by a saddler 3. a shop where such articles are sold …   English World dictionary

  • saddlery — UK [ˈsædlərɪ] / US noun Word forms saddlery : singular saddlery plural saddleries 1) [uncountable] products made by a saddler 2) [uncountable] the art or profession of making saddles and other leather products 3) [countable] American a saddler s… …   English dictionary

  • saddlery — [[t]sæ̱dləri[/t]] N UNCOUNT Saddles and other leather goods made by a saddler can be referred to as saddlery …   English dictionary

  • saddlery — /sad leuh ree/, n., pl. saddleries. 1. saddles, harnesses, and other equipment for horses. 2. the work, business, or shop of a saddler. [1400 50; late ME sadelerie. See SADDLER, Y3] * * * …   Universalium

  • saddlery — noun a) The trade or craft of a saddler. b) A place of business of a saddler …   Wiktionary

  • Saddlery —    In Westcheap, near St. Vedast Church. The quarter of the City occupied by the Saddlers.    First mention: 1280 (Ct. H.W. I. 49).    Also: Seleria de Westchepe, 1294 (ib. 115).    Probably in the neighbourhood of the present Saddlers Hall… …   Dictionary of London

  • saddlery — Synonyms and related words: antique store, apothecary, automobile showroom, bookstore, bootery, candy store, chemist, cigar store, clothiers, clothing store, confectionery, dress shop, drugstore, dry goods store, florists, fur salon, furniture… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • saddlery — sad|dler|y [ˈsædləri] n [U] saddles and leather goods made by a saddler …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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