look like a saddle on a sow

look like a saddle on a sow

To look completely ridiculous, abnormal, or out of place. Primarily heard in US. I hate wearing a dress—I always think it looks like a saddle on a sow when I have one on. That fancy sports car of yours looks like a saddle on a sow driving through this dusty little town of ours.
See also: like, look, on, saddle, sow

look like a saddle on a sow

Rur. to look ridiculous and out of place. Tom: How do you like my new diamond earring? Jane: It looks like a saddle on a sow. The fancy wheels on that beat-up old car look like a saddle on a sow.
See also: like, look, on, saddle, sow