Definition of saddlebred in English:



  • A horse bred to have the gait of an American Saddle Horse.

    ‘So how do you figure that when most American saddlebreds end up between 16 and 17 hands?’
    • ‘His grandfather raised gaited horses, and he rode decendants of the great saddlebred, Rex McDonald.’
    • ‘However, a known number of horses (e.g., race and saddlebreds) have very little turn out time and seem to do fine with good horsemanship.’
    • ‘I am considering purchasing a 2 1/2 saddlebred mare for the purpose of showing and in a few years raising a colt.’



/ˈsadlˌbred/ /ˈsædlˌbrɛd/