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Noun
Plural for a set of straps and fittings, worn for support or as a restraint
“First, riders are fitted with a heavy harness before being lifted off the floor into a diagonal position ready for launch.”
Noun
Plural for narrow straps attached to a harness to control an animal or young child
Noun
Plural for restraining device in car
Noun
Plural for equipment or apparatus that is used for a particular purpose
Noun
Plural for a means used or imposed to restrict or control something
Noun
Plural for a rope or chain with which an animal is tied to restrict its movement
Noun
Plural for a strip of leather, cloth, or other flexible material
Noun
Plural for a flat, typically rectangular frame with a hinged pin, used for joining the ends of a belt or strap
Noun
Plural for a thing which is created skilfully and inventively to serve a particular purpose
Verb
To wield or make use of
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“We need to be continuing our research to ensure that we're able to properly harness nuclear energy without harming the environment.”
Verb
To place a harness on, such as a horse to a carriage
“Every day, Mr. Silverman would harness his horse to his wagon and ride through parts of the city delivering seltzer.”
Verb
To tie or attach, especially with a strap or rope
“If you are a mountaineer or a biker, you can easily harness it tightly around your waist and adjust its shoulder strap.”
Verb
To exploit or take advantage of
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(of animals, especially horses) To harness together to pull a vehicle
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To carry, or be carrying, something
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To equip with gear, clothing or equipment
Verb
To dress or attire in clothing that is suited for a given purpose
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