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harness

verb control, command, constraint, curb, dominate, get one's hands around, get the entire piccure on, govern, guide, handle, instruct, lead, limit, manage, operate, overlook, oversee, pilot, rule, superintend, supervise
Associated concepts: harness and control energy, seat belt harness laws
See also: confine, constrain, control, curb, discipline, handcuff, imprison, inhibit, join, restrain, subdue
References in classic literature ?
Until he came for his harness and his sword, we had thought you dead.
With that he drew his dagger and cut open a locked pouch which had dangled from the thern's harness, and from it he brought forth a circlet of gold set with a large gem--it was the mate to that which I had taken from Sator Throg.
For a moment he hesitated, and then leaped after me, whining and tugging at my harness to draw me back.
He leaped back and forth, snapping at my legs and harness, until I thought that he was mad, and finally when I pushed him from me and started once more to ascend he grasped my sword arm between his jaws and dragged me back.
By your appearance I take you for a fighting man, but I see no insignia upon your harness.
In the intervals they wear no insignia, their war-worn harness and grim weapons being sufficient to attest their calling.
Then the black second dog, who had been the leader in the old days, suddenly gave tongue on an imaginary reindeer-track, and when they slipped him from the pitu he flew at the throat of an ice-cliff, and ran away as his leader had done, his harness on his back.
When the black leader ran off, you remember, his harness was still on him.
Harness Racing Victoria is also providing more than $6,700 towards the night race, which will feature 10 races beginning from 6.
The TransPaw Gear[R] Harness is the company's uniquely designed, patent pending, multi-functional dog harness that promotes the welfare and safety of dogs, while providing an innovative product for pet parents, dog lovers, and animal advocates.
RASUS 2017 S4C, Ifan Jones Evans and Wyn Gruffydd will be guiding us through the highlights of a meeting known as the 'Cheltenham of Wales' - the Tregaron Festival of Harness Racing.
In contrast, most dogs seem to accept the front-clip harness instantly, with only a very small population who seem to find the harness aversive.