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  Definition of yoke
  1. stable gear that joins two draft animals at the neck so they can work together as a team
  2. fabric comprising a fitted part at the top of a garment
  3. a connection (like a clamp or vise) between two things so they move together
  4. support consisting of a wooden frame across the shoulders that enables a person to carry buckets hanging from each end
  5. a pair of draft animals joined by a yoke; "pulled by a yoke of oxen"
  6. two items of the same kind
  7. an oppresssive power; "under the yoke of a tyrant"; "they threw off the yoke of domination"
  8. put a yoke on or join with a yoke; "Yoke the draft horses together"
  9. link with or as with a yoke; "yoke the oxen together"
  10. become joined or linked together
Similar Words: coupling, couple, pair, twosome, twain, brace, span, couplet, distich, duo, duet, dyad, duad, link

 

Hyponyms: tucker, doubleton, inspan

 

Part Meronyms: garment

 

Derivational Morphology: link, match, mate, couple, pair, twin, geminate, connection, connectedness, nexus, coupling

 

Anagrams: okey

 

Language Translations:
Albanian: zgjedhë   Catalan: jou  
Croatian: igo   Danish: åg  
Dutch: juk   Esperanto: jugo  
Estonian: ike   Finnish: ies  
French: joug   German: Joch  
Hungarian: iga   Italian: giogo  
Korean: 겨리   Kurdish: nîr  
Latin: iugum   Russian: ярмо  
Slovak: jarmo   Slovene: komat  
Spanish: yugo   Swedish: ok  
 
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