Definition of saddle seat in English:

saddle seat

noun

  • 1The uppermost part of a saddle on which the rider sits.

  • 2A chair seat resembling a saddle, especially in being curved.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in Randle Holme (1627–1700), herald painter. From saddle + seat.

Pronunciation

saddle seat

/ˈsadl siːt/