How to use Saddle in a sentence
Twisting in the saddle, she soaked in the scene behind them.
As she swung into the saddle, the horse sidestepped.
Great, I'll go saddle the horses.
Sam helped her into the saddle and then mounted her horse.
It took her less than ten minutes to saddle Ed and ride him out of the corral.Advertisement
The men rapidly picked out their horses in the semidarkness, tightened their saddle girths, and formed companies.
Straightening in the saddle, he winked.
Hefting the saddle to its proper place, she released the horses in their separate pastures.
Silently, Giddon emerged from the path, carrying a saddle and halter.
Kutuzov still in the same place, his stout body resting heavily in the saddle with the lassitude of age, sat yawning wearily with closed eyes.Advertisement
He placed a foot in the stirrup and grabbed the saddle horn.
It feels warm today, but I always keep a light jacket in my saddle bags.
By the time she could saddle him, she could be in the hills.
Grabbing the saddle horn, he pulled himself up, but didn't get his other foot high enough.
His horse by habit made as if to nip his leg, but Petya leaped quickly into the saddle unconscious of his own weight and, turning to look at the hussars starting in the darkness behind him, rode up to Denisov.Advertisement
Bordeaux slung a long leg around his saddle horn and tucked the glasses into his saddlebag.
Ed plunged to a stop and Alex pulled her up into the saddle with him.
So they unharnessed Jim and took the saddle off the Sawhorse, and the two queerly matched animals were stood side by side for the start.
With his shaggy head thrown back like birds when they drink, pressing his spurs mercilessly into the sides of his good horse, Bedouin, and sitting as though falling backwards in the saddle, he galloped to the other flank of the squadron and shouted in a hoarse voice to the men to look to their pistols.
It took him two attempts, but he managed a clumsy mount and sat uneasily in the saddle for a moment before turning his attention to the other two.Advertisement
By the time we could eat supper, saddle the horses and ride up here, it would be getting dark.
Two miles north-east is the famous Silla de Caracas, whose twin summits, like a gigantic old-fashioned saddle (silla), rise to an elevation of 8622 ft.; and the Naiguete, still farther eastward, overlooks the valley from a height of 9186 ft.
His eyes were rather moist and glittered more than usual, and as he sat in his saddle, wrapped up in his fur coat, he looked like a child taken out for an outing.
On reaching home Pierre gave orders to Evstafey--his head coachman who knew everything, could do anything, and was known to all Moscow--that he would leave that night for the army at Mozhaysk, and that his saddle horses should be sent there.
Rhyn wouldn't saddle himself with a blood monkey he had to actually take care of voluntarily.Advertisement
Princess followed Ed up the steep trail with an eager stride that kept Carmen clinging to the saddle horn.
Why don't you tell me about it while I saddle my horse?
He dropped the saddle to the ground and slipped a halter over the horses' nose.
There was more applause at this, and then Ozma had the jewelled saddle replaced upon the Sawhorse and herself rode the victor back to the city at the head of the grand procession.
Passing by Kutuzov's carriage and the exhausted saddle horses of his suite, with their Cossacks who were talking loudly together, Prince Andrew entered the passage.
Rostov too, bending over his saddle, shouted "Hurrah!" with all his might, feeling that he would like to injure himself by that shout, if only to express his rapture fully.
Denisov was angry with the Cossack because the saddle girths were too slack, reproved him, and mounted.
Wrapping the rope around the saddle horn, he nudged Ed into motion, tugging the fallen tree downstream.
He helped her into the saddle, which was entirely unnecessary, and then lifted a coiled rope from the fence post.
Four days before, sentinels of the Preobrazhensk regiment had stood in front of the house to which Balashev was conducted, and now two French grenadiers stood there in blue uniforms unfastened in front and with shaggy caps on their heads, and an escort of hussars and uhlans and a brilliant suite of aides-de-camp, pages, and generals, who were waiting for Napoleon to come out, were standing at the porch, round his saddle horse and his Mameluke, Rustan.
He laughed and turned straight in the saddle.
Leather creaked as Alex shifted in the saddle.
In one smooth movement he swung up into the saddle.
Alex was momentarily taken by surprise, but appeared to have no problem maintaining his erect status in the saddle.
The true Baggara tribesmen employ oxen as saddle and pack animals, carry no shield, and though many possess firearms the customary weapons are lance and sword.
He was taught to ride before he was four, at eight was quite at home in his saddle, and when only eleven, brought down his first bear at a single shot.
The hardier mules are generally employed for draught, carriage, and saddle purposes in every part of the country, and their breeding is a lucrative industry in the southern states.
Their horses had severe bits, and were adorned with nose pieces, cheek pieces and saddle cloths.
The devotion of a squire of his household, who carried him on the pommel of his saddle to the stronghold of San Esteban de Gormaz, saved him from falling into the hands of the contending factions of Castro and Lara, or of his uncle Ferdinand of Leon, who claimed the regency.
North of this saddle the slopes show a slight concavity, but are passable by troops of all arms in close order.
From his earliest years Philip showed himself more addicted to the desk than the saddle and to the pen than to the sword.
Napoleon was unwell, and consequently was not in the saddle on the 17th as early as he would otherwise have been.
In spite of his hurts the old marshal was in the saddle.
After the Committee had suppressed the counter-revolution, and was firmly seated in the saddle, events moved by regular and rapid steps to the end of the empire.
Some suspension bridges have broken down in consequence of the oscillations produced by bodies of men marching in step. In 1850 a suspension bridge cable was carried on a separate saddle on rollers on each pier.
The latter in the Daphniidae are enclosed in a modified part of the mother's shell, called the ephippium from its resemblance to a saddle in shape and position.
Apart from this general meaning of the word, the chief transferred use is that for a piece of wood used for various specific purposes, as a framework, bar, &c., such as the tree of a saddle, axle-tree, cross-tree, &c.
Of the gates only two can be located, the eastern or Laconian, situated on the eastern side of the saddle uniting Ithome and Eua, and the northern or Arcadian gate.
The horse is chiefly used for saddle purposes and is not reared in large numbers.
After securing an animal of the right height, weight and disposition, with a saddle of a length of tree and a breadth of seat that fits the rider and that is lined to fit the back of the horse, with a bridle bitted to his mouth, the first step is to mount.
But a woman should be able to mount without aid, by lowering her stirrup, so that she can reach it from the ground, and then raising it again when she is seated in the saddle.
Having gained the saddle, the necessity arises for seat and hands.
Having gained the saddle, the rider should adjust the stirrups to the proper length, depending on the kind of riding, the length of his leg and the roughness of the horse's trot.
To trot, press the legs to the saddle, and raise the bridle hand a little, and, after a moment's sitting close, begin to rise ("pose") in cadence with the action of the horse.
The rider's body must be always clOse to the saddle in leaping, for if he were jerked up, the weight of say only a 10stone man coming down on the horse a couple of seconds after he has negotiated a large fence is sufficient to throw the animal down.
Useful carriage horses and saddle horses are bred in many localities.
It is worth noting that in later times the heriot of an " ordinary thegn " (medema pegn) - by which is meant apparently not a king's thegn but a man of the twelfhynde class - consisted of his horse with its saddle, &c. and his arms, or two pounds of silver as an equivalent of the whole.
Boilers with a single waterway are of three principal types, the Cornish, the saddle and the conical.
The saddle is so named from its supposed resemblance to a saddle.
The saddle boiler is very commonly employed to provide heat for moderately sized and small areas.
They are also used for drummers' aprons and saddle cloths in the Indian army.
The colour is of two or three shades of brown in one skin, the centre being an oval dark saddle, edged as it were with quite a pale tone and merging to a darker one towards the flanks.
His son records the way in which he spent the night before the battle of Muret with a crudity of language which defies translation, and tells us that his father was too exhausted in the morning to stand at Mass, and had to be lifted into the saddle by his squires.
As such he survives in the Charos or Charontas of the modern Greeks - a black bird which darts down upon its prey, or a winged horseman who fastens his victims to the saddle and bears them away to the realms of the dead.
The finest cattle are of the humped variety, the bulls of the Baggara being trained to the saddle and to carry burdens.
In a third chamber, at chief's feet, lay the skeleton of his favourite horse with saddle,.
The shield, helmet and saddle, which formed part of the original funeral equipment, still hang above it.
The buffaloes are used not only in agriculture, but also as beasts of burden, as draught-animals and for the saddle.
The slates of the Silurian have been bent into folds, and saddle reefs occur along the axis of the folds, as at Hargraves.
In 1856 he designed a saddle, which was afterwards well known as the McClellan.
He called out to know who was on guard, and finding it was his charioteer Channa, he told him to saddle his horse.
The beam is of bronze in a single deep casting, cored out in the middle so as to allow the saddle at the top of the stand to pass through the beam and afford a continuous bearing for the fulcrum knife-edge.
The lower beam carries on a saddle a scale which is raised nearly to the top of the glass case in which the machine is enclosed, and as the beams sway this scale plays past a scratch on the glass, which is so placed that when the zero point on the scale coincides with the scratch the beams are horizontal.
Although it handles hard on the back when fat, no breed except the old Horned Norfolk equals it in producing a saddle cut of mutton with such an abundance of lean red meat in proportion to fat.
The form of the bill's "sheath" in the two species is also quite different, for in C. alba it is almost level throughout, while in C. minor it rises in front like the pommel of a saddle.
Irish horsemen rode without saddle or stirrups.
Lincolnshire has long been famous for a fine breed of horses both for the saddle and draught.
He is adapted alike for the plough, for heavy draught, and for slow saddle work.
The unbruised oats develop a spirit and courage in either a saddle or harness horse that no other food can.
He gave the horse an affectionate slap on the flank and hefted the saddle and bridle to his shoulder.
The fresh meat would have been a welcome change, but nobody was going to get away with throwing food at her - least of all an arrogant saddle bum.
His body followed the saddle and it became a pillow.
As the sun reached its zenith, they stopped to rest in a saddle of rock overlooking a sandy gully.
Pulling the hood up again, she draped her cloak over the Tiyan seal on her horse's saddle and urged it forward.
I think I'll get back into the saddle a little â€“ figuratively speaking.
Two of the class were modified with rectangular saddle tanks and condensing apparatus for use in Wapping tunnel, Liverpool.
The main cause of string breakage is moisture collection at the point of contact on the bridge saddle.
The solar plexus chakra is at the point where the rear of the saddle would go.
Just inside the bore of the permanent magnet is a resistive magnet, made from copper conductor in a saddle configuration.
Made of soft padded corduroy with leather bridle and saddle.
The food puts most restaurants to shame, with a mouth-watering mix from confit of duck and grilled john dory to saddle of rabbit.
Saddle up your rubber ducky, you're in for a whale of a good time!
These instruments have ebony pegs (as well as fingerboard, nut & saddle ), which enables easier and more accurate tuning.
In the saddle All tack and riding equipment should be well maintained, correctly fitted and suitable for the purpose.
Always discuss possible use with the saddle fitter concerned.
Can I enroll on one of the Society's saddle fitting courses?
In going up such places the saddle girths were severely tried, but the mane kept one from slipping down one's perpendicular animal.
Easy change gullet system, allowing on the spot adjusting of the saddle to fit correctly over the horses wither.
The neck and saddle hackles should be dark orange, matching in color when the head is turned to the tail.
Step 3 For most people and bikes the correct saddle height corresponds to 109 per cent of the inseam (crotch to ground ).
Lounge singers get second-hand smoke syndrome; lawyers get lawyer jokes; cowboys who spend too much time in the saddle get hemorrhoids.. .
Among this short list were a couple of two-foot gage 0-6-2 saddle tank locomotives.
The saddle itself is then built on a saddle tree which is made of laminated plywood supported with steel.
High in the moorland to the right, saddle querns once used for grinding grain have been found recently.
A thread belay beneath the north-eastern side of the obelisk enables an abseil rope to be led through the saddle to seaward.
You'll likely be working with a wider variety of horses, and of course the western riding saddle is completely different.
Its long shape allows for a variety of saddle positions, a key feature for bikes with low saddle heights.
Smaller, standard boilers were fitted, which resulted in the fitting of a distance piece on top of the smokebox saddle.
The roast saddle of venison was very good, full of flavor with a robust confit of red cabbage.
Fitted with huge gel comfort saddle and Post Modern cushty post, 21 speeds and Hutchinson puncture proof slicks.
An experienced saddler is essential to undertake these regular assessments and changes to the saddle to allow the horse to move comfortably.
What better way to end than on saddle sores?
However, to create a wormhole, one needs matter that warps space-time in the opposite way, like the surface of a saddle.
Always bear in mind, tho, that too squishy a saddle won't be supporting you properly.
To secure more than one insert, use a saddle stapler or tie them in with elasticated cord or ribbon.
An oak high stool with leather saddle seat and double cross stretcher the design attributed to Simpson of Kendal.
This is a special that was built for hill climbs and was one of the first sunbeams to be fitted with a saddle tank.
Narrow gage saddle tank No.2 of the mining company heads away from the quarry with a rake of tippler wagons.
Work consisted of projection welding the M10 weld nuts over the holes located near to the ends of the saddle assembly.
Proceeding thence to Rome, he was entrusted by the Roman republic with the defence of San Pancrazio against the French, where he gained the victory of the 30th of April 1849, remaining all day in the saddle, although wounded in the side at the beginning of the fight.
Sitting well in the middle of the saddle, the thighs turned in, and the heels drawn somewhat back, the stirrup leathers may be let out or taken up until the tread of the stirrup is on a level with the inner ankle bone, and at this length, when the rider stands up, his fork will easily clear the pommel of the saddle.
Beginners are advised to practise riding with and without stirrups; thus, let the pupil who has ridden half an hour in a saddle with stirrups have a cloth substituted for the saddle for about ten minutes, care being taken to observe the rules already laid down for the position of the legs; in this way the proper seat will be strengthened.
Rostov also tried to rise but fell back, his sabretache having become entangled in the saddle.
On approaching Alexander he raised his hat, and as he did so, Rostov, with his cavalryman's eye, could not help noticing that Napoleon did not sit well or firmly in the saddle.
Beside him was Simon Chekmar, his personal attendant, an old horseman now somewhat stiff in the saddle.
The huntsmen got the fox, but stayed there a long time without strapping it to the saddle.
Here it is on my saddle!
Some hussars who galloped up disengaged his foot and helped him into the saddle.
Petya was galloping along the courtyard, but instead of holding the reins he waved both his arms about rapidly and strangely, slipping farther and farther to one side in his saddle.
Select maple mahogany shaded back and sides, cellulose bound top, rosewood bridge fitted with compensating saddle.
Adjust the first bridge saddle to the scale length, measuring from the inside of the nut to the center of the bridge saddle.
Forty five square saddle tanks were introduced, conversions from 17 Coal engines.
David and John have worked very closely with saddle fitters, retailers and riders to produce a range that meets with all their requirements.
Mounting a saddlebag can be a problem nowadays, as the old Brooks B17 is about the only saddle with built-in loops.
She must have saggy t*ts, big belly and saddle bag **** flaps.
Now adjust the distance of the second-string saddle back from the first saddle, using the gage of the second string as a measurement.
A weekend in the saddle had taken its toll, A few sore bums, but we had reached our goal.
Always bear in mind, tho, that too squishy a saddle wo n't be supporting you properly.
Stirrup leather must be attached under the saddle flaps for the duration of the trial.
This is a special that was built for hill climbs and was one of the first Sunbeams to be fitted with a saddle tank.
Your Canon 1Ds sits on a saddle secured to your tripod socket.
He picked up his saddle - and was wrong-footed again.
The seating situation on a sport bike resembles that of the English saddle style of racing horses, with the feet towards the back, the hands low and the spine arched forward.
Reach for the handlebars as you sit in the saddle, and make sure that you are comfortable with the general proportions of the bike.
If you are looking for outwear, choose from saddle slickers, quilted vests, hooded sweatshirts, and more.
They have a great vintage appeal that can easily be paired with plain trousers or jeans, plus saddle shoes or even bowling shoes for an interesting look.
Right under the sound hole are the guitar's bridge and saddle.
The tuners and the tuner posts help wrap the strings around the guitar's headstock and pull them taut down to the guitar's bridge and saddle.
Clean the leather with a cloth dipped in cold water and saddle soap, which is mild and also offers an added benefit of softening the material.
They have a number in retro styles, such as saddle shoes and lace sneakers, all designed to give you the cushioning and support you need as you walk the links.
A few styles include adjustable, double (seen perhaps most commonly in aviator styles and men's glasses), and saddle (which drape across the nose to distribute weight on the top and sides).
He got his start working with leather at his family-owned saddle and leather goods shop.
The contoured saddle bridge is formed with solid plastic, making it extremely comfortable and secure.
Saddle Bags - Adds saddle bags to horses, which gives you the ability to transfer weapons and armor onto your horse.
Saddle Bag (1970s) - Meant to be the "go to" bag, it was one of the most coveted styles during the 70s.
Available in saddle, black, and chocolate leather, this wallet is priced at just over forty dollars from BagsBuy.com.
Piel, the leader in 'naked leather,' sells a small and large organizer purse in rich saddle brown, chocolate or black.
When you begin your quest for a leather satchel, it makes sense to visit both leather goods stores and tack or saddle shops.
Saddle Barn offers some really gorgeous and unique hand painted small hobo bags that create a Western style that will go with blue jeans or just about any other outfit.
Jodhpur boots, which are also frequently referred to as paddock boots, are boots specially suited to riding horses, particularly with an English saddle.
These boots can be purchased at shops that specialize in horseback riding gear, particularly English saddle riding.
The boot was developed over time in response to the needs of the people who wore them, people who spent long hours in the saddle, often riding over difficult terrain.
The tall, slightly loose sides prevented the lower leg from chafing against the saddle and protected against mud, snakes and other animals.
It comes in black, flax, navy, saddle tan and white leather and is priced at approximately $45.95.
The rich full-grain and synthetic leather upper is strong and durable, while the mid-foot support saddle sports an elastic band for enhanced lockdown and lateral stability.
When a low heel isn't low enough and you want something flat and strong, yet still sassy and looking the part, you need the ultimate black and white oxford saddle shoe.
These machines resemble a horse's saddle and some models even have stirrups for your feet.
Using the principle of counterbalance, you simply sit on the saddle and maintain your balance as the saddle moves you around.
Whooping it up may be very motivational to you, but others are fantasizing about yanking out the spinning bike saddle and stuffing it down your throat.
Sometimes they'll be standing, out of the saddle, climbing steep hills.
They're designed similarly to an upright cycle, with a saddle seat and pedals positioned vertically underneath the seat, but instead of automated resistance levels, you manually adjust the resistance yourself.
The upright and group exercise bikes have a saddle seat with pedals located underneath the seat so that you reach them by dangling your legs underneath you.
The sock hop section may offer a jukebox cutout for the wall, CDs of 1950s music, and saddle shoe party favors.
On the first page under cowboy you will see dancing cowboy boots, animated Mickey Mouse with a lasso, wild mustangs and a saddle with ropes.
Diablo stood hip-shod, his eyes half-closed as Giddon tossed a saddle blanket over his back and then swung up the saddle.
He threw a saddle on a reddish brown horse and nodded You're right.
He walked back to his horse and untied something from the saddle.
Maybe he wasn't a saddle bum, but only a greenhorn would think he could live off the barren land that surrounded them.
He finally glanced down at Pete and straightened in the saddle, removing his leg from the horn and placing it in the stirrup.
Winding the reins around the saddle horn, he shook out his rope and tied it to the bridle.
He folded his hands over the saddle horn and gazed down at her.
Saddle a mule for each person; pack all the supplies you might need on the extra mules and burn the rest of the supplies.
Bordeaux helped her into the saddle and then mounted one of the mules.
Bordeaux picked up his saddle.
After a few hours of limited rest, they were back in the saddle again.
With his help she got into the saddle.
He lifted a canteen from the saddle horn and took a drink.
Bordeaux pulled the saddle off and rubbed him down with the blanket.
Grabbing the saddle horn, she vaulted into the saddle and kicked the horse into a run.
Tucking a toe in the stirrup, she swung up into the saddle.
She unfolded her jacket collar and hunkered down in the saddle, cold and miserable.
She mounted again and watched him swing lithely into the saddle.
He grasped her waist and lifted her bodily from the saddle.
He did some of his best thinking in the saddle.
Alex directed Carmen as he quickly detached the rope from his saddle horn.
She walked Princess out of her stall and over to the saddle.
He turned in the saddle until he could look at her face.
She pulled Ed to a stop and curled a knee around the saddle horn, watching the scene.
Untying the reins, he threw the rope over the saddle horn and mounted in one fluid movement.
Rissa was braced in the saddle as if expecting attackers at any moment.
She dismounted and tossed the cloak over the horse's saddle, looking for the face she sought.
The evening was already casting long shadows when he leaned down from the saddle and opened the gate to the south pasture.
She led Princess into a stall and removed the saddle and bridle.
He put a foot in the stirrup and grabbed the saddle horn.
For a moment the idea that the guests had to saddle their own horses troubled her, but on the other hand, maybe it was a good thing.
It wouldn't take long to saddle him and ride up there and she could ride around the house so Rob wouldn't know.
His sudden leap to the side unseated her, sending her out of the saddle and rolling off the trail.
Tie that rope to my saddle and hold my horse.
I think I'll get back into the saddle a little – figuratively speaking.
The shape mostly used is the " saddle " boiler, or some variation upon this very old pattern.
The reindeer of northern Siberia call also for special notice; they are used for the saddle as well as for draught.
The WTB " comfort zone " saddle is very comfy - thanks to the extra soft section near the nose.
The horse is depicted with a thick mane, its saddle being fastened with belts.
Benefits of sitting in the Saddle Seat position - A clear midline assists maintenance of balance and symmetry.
The ends of the wooden legs were shod with plates of solid gold, and the saddle of the Princess Ozma, which was of red leather set with sparkling diamonds, was strapped to the clumsy body.
He leaped into the saddle, and away he dashed with his officers close behind him.
He readjusted himself in the saddle and touched up his horse to ride once more round his hussars.
Some of the horses were drowned and some of the men; the others tried to swim on, some in the saddle and some clinging to their horses' manes.
On the way he came upon a bush, his gallant horse cleared it, and almost before he had righted himself in his saddle he saw that he would immediately overtake the enemy he had selected.
He drew his left foot out of the stirrup and, lurching with his whole body and puckering his face with the effort, raised it with difficulty onto the saddle, leaned on his knee, groaned, and slipped down into the arms of the Cossacks and adjutants who stood ready to assist him.
The Cossacks were untying their horses and tightening their saddle girths.
While the soldiers were shouting Kutuzov leaned forward in his saddle and bowed his head, and his eye lit up with a mild and apparently ironic gleam.
We're already late getting started on account of him and the saddle bum will probably use up another half-hour of daylight eating our food.
Carmen settled into the saddle and followed him out of the corral.