harness verb definition in Equine sports topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

harness

 verb: Equine sports topic
to put a harness on a horse or other animal; to attach a horse or other animal to something with a harness harness something to harness a horse harness something to something We harnessed two ponies to the cart. (figurative) In some areas, the poor feel harnessed to their jobs.