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double harness

noun
1.
harness for a pair of horses.
Idioms
2.
in double harness, Informal. married.
Origin of double harness
1865-1870
1865-70, Americanism
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  • It's the thoroughbreds that sweat when they're backed into double-harness.

  • Decidedly, Liszt was not made for stepping in double-harness.

    Franz Liszt James Huneker
  • I never thought of it before—which goes to show that this double-harness business puts a different face on 'most everything.

    North of Fifty-Three Bertrand W. Sinclair

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