shoulder harness

  1. the part of a seat belt that goes over the shoulder and diagonally across the chest.

Origin of shoulder harness

First recorded in 1965–70
  • Also called shoulder belt .

Words Nearby shoulder harness Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use shoulder harness in a sentence

  • It consists of shoulder harness like that used on knapsacks, with two long straps and buckles to pass around and secure any load.

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