Synonyms of in the saddle in English:

in the saddle


See definition of in the saddle

phrase

1‘the president is firmly in the saddle’

SYNONYMS

in charge, in command, in control, responsible, at the top, in authority, in the seat of authority, at the wheel, in the driving seat, at the helm

managing, running, administering, directing, supervising, overseeing, controlling, commanding, leading, heading up

informal holding the reins, running the show, pulling the strings, calling the shots