harness (an animal) up

harness (an animal) up

To put a harness on an animal, usually a horse. Have the groom harness up the horses before Lord and Lady Bedford arrive.
See also: harness, up
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harness an animal up

to put a harness on an animal, such as a horse. You had better harness the horses up so we can go. Please harness up the mare for me.
See also: animal, harness, up
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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