Definition of Harness. Meaning of Harness. Synonyms of Harness

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Definition of Harness

Harness
Harness Har"ness, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Harnessed; p. pr. & vb. n. Harnessing.] [OE. harneisen; cf. F. harnacher, OF. harneschier.] 1. To dress in armor; to equip with armor for war, as a horseman; to array. Harnessed in rugged steel. --Rowe. A gay dagger, Harnessed well and sharp as point of spear. --Chaucer. 2. Fig.: To equip or furnish for defense. --Dr. H. More. 3. To make ready for draught; to equip with harness, as a horse. Also used figuratively. Harnessed to some regular profession. --J. C. Shairp. Harnessed antelope. (Zo["o]l.) See Guib. Harnessed moth (Zo["o]l.), an American bombycid moth (Arctia phalerata of Harris), having, on the fore wings, stripes and bands of buff on a black ground.

Meaning of Harness from wikipedia

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- Play media Harness racing is a form of horse racing in which the horses race at a specific gait (a trot or a pace). They usually pull a two-wheeled cart...
- A safety harness is a form of protective equipment designed to sa****uard the user from injury or death from falling. The core item of a fall arrest system...
- A cable harness, also known as a wire harness, wiring harness, cable ****embly, wiring ****embly or wiring loom, is an ****embly of electrical cables or...
- A climbing harness is a device which allows a climber access to the safety of a rope. It is used in rock and ice climbing, abseiling, and lowering; this...
- the wrists and ankles crossing and being cinched to the knee or shoulder harness. A classic western hogtie would be made more stringent by binding together...
- A child harness (alternative: child tether, walking harness, British English: walking reins) is a safety device worn by children when walking with a parent...
- Horse harness is a device that connects a horse to a vehicle or another type of load. There are two main categories of horse harness: (1) the "****trap"...
- A dog harness is a piece of equipment consisting in part of straps that surround the dog’s torso. It is used to guide, hold, and lift the dog or to utilise...