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  Words related to harness

Related / Similar Words: rule, rein, tackle, rein in, draw rein

 

Definition:
  • stable gear consisting of an arrangement of leather straps fitted to a draft animal so that it can be attached to and pull a cart;
  • a support consisting of an arrangement of straps for holding something to the body (especially one supporting a person suspended from a parachute);
  • keep in check; "rule one''s temper";
  • exploit the power of; "harness natural forces and resources";
  • put a harness; "harness the horse";
  • control and direct with or as if by reins; "rein a horse";

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    Hyponyms: inspan

     

    Part Meronyms: parachute, chute

     

    Derivational Morphology: rein in, draw rein, rein, tackle

     

    Anagrams: harshen

     

     
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