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saddle-sore

adjective uk   /ˈsæd.l̩.sɔːr/ us    /-sɔːr/
having a sore bottom from sitting on a saddle for a long time
Translations of “saddle-sore”
in Chinese (Traditional) (騎馬或騎車後)胯下痛的,(感到)坐鞍痛的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (骑马或骑车后)胯疼的,(感到)坐鞍痛的…
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