saddle seat


Definition of saddle seat

: a slightly concave chair seat (as of a Windsor chair) with sometimes a thickened ridge at the center front

Examples of saddle seat in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The American Royal is a show that is deep in tradition for saddle seat riders dating to its inception in 1905. Chris Barlow, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 7 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of saddle seat

1895, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of saddle seat was in 1895

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“Saddle seat.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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