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yoke

 
Noun yoke has 7 senses
  1. yoke - fabric comprising a fitted part at the top of a garment
    --1 is a kind of
    fabric, cloth, material, textile
    --1 is a part of garment
    --1 has particulars: tucker
  2. yoke - an oppresssive power; "under the yoke of a tyrant"; "they threw off the yoke of domination"
    --2 is a kind of
    oppression
  3. couple, pair, twosome, twain, brace, span, yoke, couplet, distich, duo, duet, dyad, duad - two items of the same kind
    --3 is a kind of two, 2, II, deuce
    --3 has particulars: doubleton
  4. yoke - a pair of draft animals joined by a yoke; "pulled by a yoke of oxen"
    --4 is a kind of
    pair
  5. yoke - support consisting of a wooden frame across the shoulders that enables a person to carry buckets hanging from each end
    --5 is a kind of
    support
    Derived forms: verb yoke3, verb yoke2
  6. yoke, coupling - a connection (like a clamp or vise) between two things so they move together
    --6 is a kind of connection, connexion, connector, connecter, connective
    Derived forms: verb yoke2, verb yoke1
  7. yoke - stable gear that joins two draft animals at the neck so they can work together as a team
    --7 is a kind of
    stable gear, saddlery, tack
    Derived forms: verb yoke2, verb yoke3
Verb yoke has 3 senses
  1. yoke - become joined or linked together
    --1 is one way to
    join, conjoin
    Derived form: noun yoke6
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Something is ----ing PP
  2. yoke, link - link with or as with a yoke; "yoke the oxen together"
    --2 is one way to attach
    Derived forms: noun yoke6, noun yoke5, noun yoke7
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  3. yoke - put a yoke on or join with a yoke; "Yoke the draft horses together"
    --3 is one way to
    attach
    Antonyms: unyoke
    Derived forms: noun yoke5, noun yoke7
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s something PP
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