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saddle

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to place a weight or burden on
  • to the social worker it seemed as though her supervisor had once again saddled her with a truly hopeless case

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saddle

noun

Synonyms of saddle (Entry 2 of 2)

a narrow opening between hillsides or mountains that can be used for passage
  • the next day's hike was a stiff climb out of the saddle where they had camped for the night

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The first known use of saddle was before the 12th century

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“Saddle.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/saddle. Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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