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  • n. Plural form of sidesaddle.


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  • “Taken to English sidesaddles?” he asked idly as he removed the saddle from the back of the Welsh.

    The Year of Living Scandalously

  • The idea of a stag hunt evokes chivalry — knights in jerkins and hose, ladies on sidesaddles with wimples and billowing dresses, a white stag symbolizing something-or-other, and Robin Hood getting in the way.

    Masters of the Hunt

  • The presentation runs an average of 10 minutes and is performed throughout at a full gallop, with all riders mounted on a charro style sidesaddles.

    My Life As An Escaramuza Mom

  • There were no sidesaddles in the smithy—because of the threat from Indians, the ladies of Santa Fe were not encouraged to ride.

    The Berrybender Narratives

  • If Inez Scull happened to like it she would buy all of it anyway; Inez Scull always bought all of anything she liked, whether it was a swatch of pretty cloth or two new sidesaddles that happened to appeal to her.

    Comanche Moon

  • George Forsythe, seeing her shaky old butler loaded down with two new sidesaddles, could not resist asking why she needed two.

    Comanche Moon

  • I confess that I should like to see a regiment of women six feet high, officered by women, all dressed in Balmorals illustrating the national colors, marching to battle in as close order as the peculiarity of their garments would permit, and accompanied by a corps of cavalry in sidesaddles.

    Lessons in Life A Series of Familiar Essays

  • And there were women, young women all, mere soldaderas as well as amazons, the former skirted and on sidesaddles, the latter trousered and cross saddled, and all of them wickedly armed like their male comrades, and none of them married.

    Our Adventurers in Tampico

  • Some of the girls from neighbouring runs brought their saddles, others from town had to be provided therewith, which produced a dearth in sidesaddles, and it was necessary for me to take a man's.

    My Brilliant Career

  • "Do you happen to know if the sidesaddles have arrived?"

    Girls of the Forest


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