A leather seat for a rider, secured on an animal's back by a girth. Also called regionally rig. Similar tack used for attaching a pack to an animal. The padded part of a driving harness fitting over a horse's back. The seat of a bicycle, motorcycle, or similar vehicle. Something shaped like a saddle. A cut of meat consisting of part of the backbone and both loins. The lower part of a male fowl's back. A saddle-shaped depression in the ridge of a hill. A ridge between two peaks. To put a saddle onto. To load or burden; encumber: They were saddled with heavy expenses. To saddle a horse. To get into a saddle. in the saddle In control; dominant.