saddle soap

noun

Definition of saddle soap

: a mild soap used for cleansing and conditioning leather

Examples of saddle soap in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Test before using saddle soap or another leather cleaner, which may remove some color. oregonlive, "Spring cleaning: Easy fixes before heading back to work," 28 May 2020 Test before using saddle soap or another leather cleaner, which may remove some color. oregonlive, "Stop eating inside a dirty car: It’s really time to sanitize the steering wheel to prevent coronavirus spread," 23 Mar. 2020 Clean your shoes, jacket, or purse with the saddle soap, apply leather salve to add moisture and repair cracks, and add shine with a leather oil. Popular Science, "Shoe care kits to keep your favorite pairs kicking," 19 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of saddle soap

1878, in the meaning defined above

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“Saddle soap.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/saddle%20soap. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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