unsaddle
Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. to take the saddle from 2. to throw from the saddle intransitive verb to remove the saddle from a horse

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Unsaddle — Un*sad dle, v. t. [1st pref. un + saddle.] [1913 Webster] 1. To strip of a saddle; to take the saddle from, as a horse. [1913 Webster] 2. To throw from the saddle; to unhorse. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unsaddle — [unsad′ l] vt. unsaddled, unsaddling 1. to take the saddle off (a horse, etc.) 2. to throw from the saddle; unhorse vi. to take the saddle off a horse, etc …   English World dictionary

  • unsaddle — /un sad l/, v., unsaddled, unsaddling. v.t. 1. to take the saddle from. 2. to cause to fall or dismount from a saddle; unhorse. v.i. 3. to take the saddle from a horse. [1350 1400; ME unsadelen; see UN 2, SADDLE; cf. D ontsadelen, OHG intsatalôn] …   Universalium

  • unsaddle — verb To remove a saddle …   Wiktionary

  • unsaddle — Synonyms and related words: break, buck off, bust, cashier, deconsecrate, defrock, depose, deracinate, dethrone, disbar, discrown, disenthrone, dislodge, dismiss, dismount, displace, drum out, excommunicate, expel, give the gate, kick upstairs,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • unsaddle — un|sad|dle [ʌnˈsædl] v [T] to remove the ↑saddle (=leather seat) from a horse …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • unsaddle — v. remove the saddle (as from a horse) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unsaddle — verb remove the saddle from. ↘dislodge (a rider) from a saddle …   English new terms dictionary

  • unsaddle — verb (T) 1 to remove the saddle (=leather seat) from a horse 2 if a horse unsaddles someone, it throws them off its back; unseat …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • unsaddle — un·saddle …   English syllables

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