saddle soresaddle sore
a sore or irritation caused by friction of a saddle on a horse or rider
- A sore on a horse's back caused by an improperly fitted saddle.
- A sore on a rider caused by the chafing of a saddle.
(plural saddle sores)
- A gall, a sore developed by a horse from an ill-fitting or ill-adjusted saddle.
- Pertaining to a horse with saddle sores, or to a rider who has been riding too long.