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 yoke yoke

noun

  • () fabric comprising a fitted part at the top of a garment  ( yoke )
    fabric comprising a fitted part at the top of a garment
  • stable gear that joins two draft animals at the neck so they can work together as a team  ( yoke )
    stable gear that joins two draft animals at the neck so they can work together as a team
  • a connection (like a clamp or vise) between two things so they move together  ( yoke, coupling )
    a connection (like a clamp or vise) between two things so they move together
  • support consisting of a wooden frame across the shoulders that enables a person to carry buckets hanging from each end  ( yoke )
    support consisting of a wooden frame across the shoulders that enables a person to carry buckets hanging from each end
  • a pair of draft animals joined by a yoke  ( yoke )
    a pair of draft animals joined by a yoke
     pulled by a yoke of oxen
    pulled by a yoke of oxen
  • two items of the same kind  ( brace, couplet, distich, duad, duet, duo, dyad, span, twain, twosome, yoke, couple, pair )
    two items of the same kind
  • an oppressive power  ( yoke )
    an oppressive power
     under the yoke of a tyrant
    under the yoke of a tyrant
     they threw off the yoke of domination
    they threw off the yoke of domination
  • verb

  • put a yoke on or join with a yoke  ( yoke )
    put a yoke on or join with a yoke
     Yoke the draft horses together
    Yoke the draft horses together
  • link with or as with a yoke  ( link, yoke )
    link with or as with a yoke
     yoke the oxen together
    yoke the oxen together
  • become joined or linked together  ( yoke )
    become joined or linked together