Translation of harness in Spanish:

harness

arnés, n.

Pronunciation /ˈhɑrnəs//ˈhɑːnəs/

noun

  • 1

    (for horse)
    arnés masculine
    arreos masculine
    jaeces masculine
    • With driving time at a premium, modern carriages and synthetic harnesses make life a lot easier.
    • However, small items such as brooches and horse harnesses made out of recycled bronze in native styles have occasionally been found at forts.
    • The accompanying drudgery was worth it and if you have ever tried to lift a set of heavy horse harness you will have some idea of the effort required.
    • It also includes used animal trappings such as harnesses, saddles, halters, reins, rope and chain.
    • Among the discoveries was the rich burial of a young man, buried with weapons, vessels of wood and bronze, and horse harness, his horse buried alongside in a separate grave.
    • Two of those main factors were the inventions of the chest harness for the horse and the three-field system of agriculture.
    • Nash was pleased to see that Fric had padded and rigged the horse's harnesses for silence, as well as shoeing their hoofs with leather covers to muffle their trot.
    • He was diminutive, and how he managed to lift the heavy harness on the draught horses for ploughing was more than I could understand.
    • I went about my usual morning routine, feeding Angel Wing and the pull horses, and putting on the harnesses for the carts.
    • We found several other well preserved bronze objects, many likely to be items of horse harness.
    • Sheera stands next to him, the horse's harness still in her grip.
    • It is full of pictures of men and women in bits, harnesses and hooves pulling carts, and trainers riding or ‘showing’ their ‘ponies.’
    • Here you can see intricate jewel-encrusted horse harnesses or the gold block designs on white headscarves.
    • Cyril intercepted them, grabbing the near horse's harness and steering them to the rings set in the outside of the barn and tying them there.
    • Incredible finds from the square barrow grave dating from the third or fourth century included richly ornamented pieces of horse harness and parts from the wheels of the chariot.
    • Both collars for larger animals and harnesses for smaller ones have been designed to carry Crittercam systems.
    • 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.
    • The ancient horse harness was no more and no less efficient than the famous horse collar of the eleventh century.
    • There were two sturdy draft harnesses drawing the cart, slowly as is their wont.
    • He surrenders the leather reins, and the harnesses all festooned with bells.
  • 2

    (straps)
    (for baby) arnés masculine
    (for baby) correas feminine
    (on parachute) arnés masculine
    • Gino's grip tightened and he strained against the strap of his harness.
    • I love staking the gliders into the wind and hanging the harness from the hang strap to balance it out - a dynamic stability, like flying.
    • Their eyes, all four of them, rolled and showed white as the harnesses were strapped to them, mindful of the spikes that traveled down their spines, sharp and menacing.
    • The assistant who was about a nineteen-year-old boy helped us into the harness as we strapped on our helmets.
    • We climbed back up the cliff face then strapped into our harnesses for the abseil.
    • The second was that I refused to allow myself to be harnessed to a particular parent on a climbing wall.
    • Then there is the issue that Bo's accident highlights, where he neglected to attach the chute bridle to the harness.
    • Bill moved to the other seat on the bridge and fastened the harness across his waist and chest.
    • He was not injured except for a few scratches and black and blue marks over both shoulders caused by the harness straps when the chute opened.
    • Another piece of fall-prevention equipment is a wrist harness.
    • A flight attendant helped me fasten my flight harness.
    • There was no gravity inside the small pod so the two survivors were strapped into harnesses to keep from floating around.
    • I had a long walk out hauling my glider and harness on my kayak cart, but got to the party in time.
    • As soon as he strapped his harness around him, he felt the transition as Costanza deactivated the artificial gravity field.
    • She double-checked the harness fastening her to the basket.
    • Still humming, Ethan fastened the harness around Giles's arms, like hers, so he couldn't lift his hands more than a couple inches, once he woke up.
    • I closed my car door and strapped the racing harness on.
    • The Doctor rambled on, as he checked the leads from the computer to the harness strapped tight to Tanj's head.
    • Mr Howland, who always gave instructions to fasten the harnesses before they started cleaning the windows, went to check on the other three men working on different levels of the building when the tragedy happened.
    • Quickly and quietly they strapped themselves into the harnesses and forced the silver doors open.
  • 3safety harness

    arnés de seguridad masculine

transitive verb

  • 1

    (put harness on)
    (horse) enjaezar
    (horse) ponerle los arreos a
    (horse) ponerle el arnés a
    they harnessed the donkey to the cart engancharon el burro al carro
    • James returned as the morning was fading into the afternoon, a second horse harnessed to his.
    • He harnessed the two horses and led them outside the front door to wait for Ashe.
    • Two horses were harnessed to a small cart that rattled along near the back of the single-file.
    • On the other side, Silent George harnessed an old mare and headed out to the edge of his farm near the river.
    • Cantus paused mid-step, his eyes on the freakish beast that was harnessed to the cart.
    • 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.
    • With Theseus, she would want him to harness the horse, guide the chariot, take the sword.
    • There was a hay cart with a horse harnessed to it.
    • Monkeys were dressed as soldiers and rode atop goats harnessed to a small chariot.
    • After gathering a little food for the journey, they harnessed her pony and set off into the night.
    • Outside the door Osred was harnessing two horses to the waggon.
    • Goundsman John Yates each week would harness a horse named Jenny to the club roller.
    • But of course the great plan, the master plan for the property is to one day lay down a track, to harness up a horse, and start jogging one up and learn to drive.
    • In some cases horned animals are harnessed to simple ploughs.
    • We harnessed up horses after that and tied down the covers on wagons that no longer had anyone to steer them.
  • 2

    (utilize)
    (resources/power/energy) aprovechar
    (energy/resources/power) utilizar
    • An excellent example of successfully harnessing solar energy was demonstrated to the world at the Sydney Olympic Park last month.
    • Also, they speculated that uranium perhaps could be harnessed to replace coal or oil as a fuel for industrial power plants.
    • The rapids have since been harnessed to provide the city with hydroelectricity.
    • The system would have produced 3.5 megawatts - the five turbines being designed to harness tidal energy and turn it into electricity.
    • He will have made a machine that can harness the energy of the ocean's tides.
    • All the same, these conditions have long proved impossible to sustain in physicists attempts to harness nuclear fusion for energy generation.
    • Today's windmills are entirely computerized, with sensors that allow them to turn into the wind to harness energy as efficiently as possible.
    • The center harnesses the nature's energy in a number of ways to save energy costs and the environment.
    • ‘Ireland should be harnessing its natural resources and should be a net exporter of power rather than an importer,’ he said.
    • Wind energy and solar power could be harnessed to heat the dwellings and provide enough energy for daily needs.
    • Now, its silent power is to be harnessed to help provide electricity for Windsor Castle in a scheme that underlines the Royal family's green credentials.
    • Each electrical appliance harnesses the energy of electrons in some way to create a useful side effect.
    • A waste to energy plant where heat generated in the process will be harnessed to provide enough power for 50,000 homes.
    • This technology is harnessed to provide heat for buildings of all kinds.
    • It is designed to harness the energy contained in ocean waves to produce electricity.
    • We ought to be continuing to research and spend research dollars to make sure that we're able to properly harness nuclear energy without harming the environment.
    • But now they're also realizing the power of this gushing water can be harnessed to produce electricity.
    • In this way, the energy released by the exergonic reaction can be partially harnessed to drive the endergonic one.
    • In January Wavegen was awarded a £2.1m grant to develop a new prototype to harness wave energy.
    • Once in place they will harness the wind's energy and produce enough electricity to power over 500 homes.