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Adjective: saddled  sa-d(u)ld
  1. Having a saddle on or being mounted on a saddled animal
    "saddled and spurred and ready to ride"
  2. Subject to an imposed burden
    "left me saddled with the bill"; "found himself saddled with more responsibility than power"
Verb: saddle  sa-d(u)l
  1. Put a saddle on
    "saddle the horses"
  2. Load or burden; encumber
    "he saddled me with that heavy responsibility"
  3. Impose a task upon, assign a responsibility to
    "He saddled her with cleaning up all the files over the weekend";
    - charge, burden

See also: burdened

Type of: attach, burden, burthen, command, require, weight, weight down

Antonym: unsaddle, unsaddled

Encyclopedia: Saddle, Arkansas