Synonyms of harnessed


1. harness, tackle, attach

usage: put a harness; "harness the horse"

2. harness, exploit, tap

usage: exploit the power of; "harness natural forces and resources"

3. harness, rein in, draw rein, rein, control, command

usage: control and direct with or as if by reins; "rein a horse"

4. rule, harness, rein, restrict, restrain, trammel, limit, bound, confine, throttle

usage: keep in check; "rule one's temper"


1. harnessed, controlled (vs. uncontrolled)

usage: brought under control and put to use; "electricity from the harnessed Colorado River"; "the harnessed power of the atom"

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