There are 2 translations of harness in Spanish:

harness1

Pronunciation: /ˈhɑːrnəs; ˈhɑːnɪs/

n

  • 1.1 c u (for horse) arnés (m), arreos (mpl), jaeces (mpl) to die in harness morir* con las botas puestas or al pie del cañón to get back in harness volver* al yugo, volver* a la rutina to work in harness trabajar en equipo (before n) harness racing carreras (fpl) de trotones
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    • He was diminutive, and how he managed to lift the heavy harness on the draught horses for ploughing was more than I could understand.
    • Iron components of the chariot were found in a good state of preservation, including the two wheel rims and hub - hoops, the yoke fittings, harness and horse bits.
    • I went about my usual morning routine, feeding Angel Wing and the pull horses, and putting on the harnesses for the carts.
    1.2 c (straps — for baby) arnés (m), correas (fpl); (— on parachute) arnés (m)
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    • The second was that I refused to allow myself to be harnessed to a particular parent on a climbing wall.
    • The assistant who was about a nineteen-year-old boy helped us into the harness as we strapped on our helmets.
    • The Doctor rambled on, as he checked the leads from the computer to the harness strapped tight to Tanj's head.
    1.3 c
    (safety harness)
    arnés (m) de seguridad

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 2 translations of harness in Spanish:

harness2

vt

  • 1.1 (put harness on) [horse] enjaezar*, ponerle* los arreos or el arnés a they harnessed the donkey to the cart engancharon el burro al carro
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    • Two horses were harnessed to a small cart that rattled along near the back of the single-file.
    • James returned as the morning was fading into the afternoon, a second horse harnessed to his.
    • A photograph in the late Jess Chandler's History of Marlborough shows the horses harnessed to the fire engine in front of the town hall.
    1.2 (utilize) [power/energy/resources] aprovechar, utilizar*
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    • All the same, these conditions have long proved impossible to sustain in physicists attempts to harness nuclear fusion for energy generation.
    • ‘Ireland should be harnessing its natural resources and should be a net exporter of power rather than an importer,’ he said.
    • The system would have produced 3.5 megawatts - the five turbines being designed to harness tidal energy and turn it into electricity.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.