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Princeton's WordNet

  1. harnessedadjective

    brought under control and put to use

    "electricity from the harnessed Colorado River"; "the harnessed power of the atom"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Harnessed

    of Harness

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of harnessed in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of harnessed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of harnessed in a Sentence

  1. Geoff Porter:

    The Islamic State in Libya doesn't have comparable revenue streams – no oil sales, no sizeable population to tax and extort, in Libya, there is a superabundance of armed groups. For the most part they are busy fighting each other, but they could potentially be harnessed to eliminate Islamic State.

  2. Marianne Williamson:

    I have an idea about Donald Trump. Donald Trump is not going to be beaten just by insider politics talk. He's not going to be beaten just somebody who has plans. He's going to be beaten by somebody who has an idea what this man has done, this man has reached into the psyche of the American people and he has harnessed fear for political purposes. So, Mr. President, if you're listening, I want you to hear me, please. You have harnessed fear for political purposes and only love can cast that out.

  3. Harry Emerson Fosdick:

    No horse gets anywhere until he is harnessed. No stream or gas drives anything until it is confined. No Niagara is ever turned into light and power until it is tunneled. No life ever grows great until it is focused, dedicated, disciplined.

  4. HP Lovecraft, From Beyond:

    I have harnessed the shadows that stride from world to world to sow death and madness...

  5. Jonathan Van Ness:

    I do think that Donald Trump becoming president and the phenomenon that Brooke Baldwin's harnessed, the racism, the xenophobia, the transphobia, the homophobia, I think that it's a phenomenon that's bigger than Donald Trump, that it's going to take something bigger, an almost equal and opposite phenomenon, i do think whoever it's going to be needs to incorporate some of that element of that magic, because here's the thing -- Donald Trump is the most effective manipulator ever.

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