Idioms about harness
- engaged in one's usual routine of work: After his illness he longed to get back in harness.
- together as cooperating partners or equals: Joe and I worked in harness on our last job.
Origin of harness
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How to use harness in a sentence
Two people are needed to lift the dog-in-a-pod onto a support harness known as the pod-tray, shaped somewhat like a taco-shell, which is attached to the human jumper’s harness.
By March of 2012 the company had an initial concept for its “Working Dog Freefall Harness,” or K9A, by simply modifying an existing dog vest that had handles on it so that it could be attached to the front of the paratrooper’s harness.
A so-called combination seat like the Frontier is designed to be used with internal harnesses until the child outgrows them, then converted to a booster.Congressional Investigation Finds Many Booster Seat Makers “Endangered” Children’s Lives After Review of “Meaningless Safety Testing”|by Patricia Callahan|December 11, 2020|ProPublica
The lucky puppy, who Wilbanks said is “just like family,” has since been spotted in TV interviews bopping around in a pink harness and licking his owner’s face.Video shows man wrestling puppy from alligator’s jaws without dropping his cigar|Jennifer Hassan|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
So I add a wire to my wire harness and just make it a little thicker.
So I harnessed the last bit of power I had from that night and used it to plan my exit strategy.I Was Pregnant When He Hit Me. Here's #WhyIStayed.|Anonymous|September 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Abrams against harnessed that monolith them, the American Jewish leaders, whom Abrams presumed to speak for.Does Elliott Abrams Speak For American Jewish Leaders?|Ali Gharib|August 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But driving off with the baby harnessed illegally - or not harnessed at all - was not really an option for Kate and William.
Problem is, several of the Dirty Dozen harnessed their “untapped resourcefulness” to loot a mountain of money from CAI.
So wait—you were pregnant and harnessed into that machine throwing paint everywhere?Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Julianne Moore Talk Sundance’s ‘Don Jon’s Addiction,’ Porn, and Love|Marlow Stern|January 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
We had six field-pieces, but we only took four, harnessed wit twice the usual number of horses.
The horse, whose health had been drunk in his absence, was standing outside, ready harnessed to the cart.Oliver Twist, Vol. II (of 3)|Charles Dickens
The plows are by the corral, and the first team that comes up is to be harnessed to each in turn.Winston of the Prairie|Harold Bindloss
Four beautiful horses were harnessed to an open landau, and four servants, in Oriental liveries, ran by the side of the carriage.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
In a word, they both carry their heads very high, and are harnessed to the chariot of Fortune, but are never likely to sit in it.The 'Characters' of Jean de La Bruyre|Jean de La Bruyre
British Dictionary definitions for harness
Derived forms of harnessharnesser, nounharnessless, adjectiveharness-like, adjective
Word Origin for harness
Other Idioms and Phrases with harness
see die with one's boots on (in harness) in harness.