Meaning of YOKE in English


n. 25B6; noun

the horses were loosened from the yoke : HARNESS, collar, coupling.

countries struggling under the yoke of imperialism : TYRANNY, oppression, domination, hegemony, enslavement, servitude, subjugation, subjection, bondage, thrall; bonds, chains, fetters, shackles.

the yoke of marriage : BOND, tie, connection, link.

25B6; verb

a pair of oxen were yoked together : HARNESS, hitch, couple, tether, fasten, attach, join.

their aim of yoking biology and mechanics : UNITE, join, link, connect; tie, bind, bond.

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