Meaning of saddle sore

sad'dle sore"

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. an irritation or sore on a horse caused by the rubbing of a poorly adjusted saddle.
  2. an irritation or sore on a rider caused by a saddle.


Pronunciation: (sad'l-sôr", -sōr"), [key]
— adj.
  1. feeling sore or stiff from horseback riding.
  2. irritated or having sores produced by a saddle.
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