To constrain is to impose limitations or restrictions on someone or something, or to force yourself or someone else to act in a certain way.
To fasten by means of tackle
(Obsolete, UK, dialect) To broach or enter upon; to taste, as a liquor; to divide; to distribute; to deal out.
To secure (a saddle) by means of a cinch.
Govern is defined as to control, guide or manage.
To confine or restrict with a limit:
To hold in restraint; check:
To check or control by or as by a leash
To provide with necessary equipment:
To provide with what is needed; outfit
To hold in check; restrain; confine
To put to use, especially to make profitable or effective use of:
To prevent from talking or expressing an opinion; gag
To build or equip with a roof and walls:
Channel is defined as to direct or convey.
To equip, support, or attach with a belt:
To array is defined as to display objects in an orderly or decorative way.
To remove the harness or similar equipment from.
To loosen; to relax; to remove the obligation of.
To fix or direct steadily:
(Law) To place under legal obligation to serve.
To control a horse, for example, with reins. Often used with in or up.
To exercise control; for example, Diane’s parents rule with an iron fist.
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To provide with a curb
To get hold or possession of; obtain; acquire
To confine; restrain; restrict
To provide something necessary or desired to; equip:
To provide with gear; equip.
To adapt and cultivate (wild plants) for human use
Find another word for harnessing. In this page you can discover 37 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for harnessing, like: constraining, tackling, taming, cinching, governing, limiting, controlling, leashing, bridling, outfitting and equipping.