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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A large, heavy, often ornamented saddle with a raised curved pommel originally used on cattle ranches in the West and Southwest. Also called western saddle.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an ornamented saddle used by cowboys; has a high horn to hold the lariat


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