follow Dictionary.com

Fiancé or fiancée? What's the difference?

packsaddle

[pak-sad-l] /ˈpækˌsæd l/
noun
1.
a saddle specifically designed for holding or supporting the load on a pack animal.
Origin of packsaddle
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English pakke saddil. See pack1, saddle
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for packsaddle

packsaddle

/ˈpækˌsædəl/
noun
1.
a saddle hung with packs, equipment, etc, used on a pack animal
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Word Origin and History for packsaddle
n.

also pack-saddle, "saddle for supporting packs on the back of a mount," late 14c., pakke sadil; from pack (n.) + saddle (n.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for packsaddle

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for packsaddle

0
23
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for packsaddle