Pronunciation of Yoke
/jˈə͡ʊk/, /jˈəʊk/, /j_ˈəʊ_k/
Antonyms for yoke:
Synonyms for yoke:
villeinage, manacle, wood pulp, ligament, dependency, handcuff, nexus, Helotry, Vinculum, servility, conjoin, serfdom, rope up, Servileness, duckboards, chipboard, chock, hitch, batten, fetter, conjugate, dependence.
Other synonyms and related words:
batten, enslave, connect, ligature, truss, bitstock, hitch, coalesce, coupler, enslavement, marry, villeinage, mating, harness, Helotry, link up, shackle, cuff, Pas De Deux, meld, gag, distich, fetter, concatenate, union, unite, doubleton, thrall, serfdom, bind, link, bondage, rick, manacle, servitude, bridge, mates, bond, ligament, conjugation, unify, handcuff, tie, join, knot, consolidate, duckboards, duad, twain, nexus, brace, compound, Vinculum, coupling, chipboard, Servileness, slavery, conjugate, wed, pairing, duette, board, interlink, combine, thralldom, conjoin, relate, servility, tie up, associate.
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
bondage, bond (noun)
bond together; join (verb)
Usage examples for yoke:
- But as she was not bearing the familiar yoke, with the baskets, they hardly knew her at first. - "Jerusalem", Selma LagerlÃ¶f.
- She wanted to make her father manager, but he could not bend his pride to the yoke of taking wages from his child. - "In a Little Town", Rupert Hughes.
- The prophet Jeremiah once said something about its being good for a man that he should bear the yoke in his youth. - "The Whirligig of Time", Wayland Wells Williams.