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Synonyms for yoke
yoʊkyoke

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Wiktionary

  1. yokenoun

    Synonyms:
    control wheel

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. yoke

    Synonyms:
    couple, conjoin, connect, link, enslave, subjugate

Princeton's WordNet

  1. yokenoun

    fabric comprising a fitted part at the top of a garment

    Synonyms:
    brace, span, twosome, pair, couplet, distich, duad, duet, couple, dyad, coupling, duo, twain

    Antonyms:
    unyoke

  2. yokenoun

    an oppressive power

    "under the yoke of a tyrant"; "they threw off the yoke of domination"

    Synonyms:
    brace, span, twosome, pair, couplet, distich, duad, duet, couple, dyad, coupling, duo, twain

    Antonyms:
    unyoke

  3. couple, pair, twosome, twain, brace, span, yoke, couplet, distich, duo, duet, dyad, duadnoun

    two items of the same kind

    Synonyms:
    pas de deux, duad, bitstock, bracing, orthodontic braces, coupling, bridge, pair, gallus, duet, dyad, twosome, couplet, match, mates, suspender, braces, straddle, brace, twain, duette, couple, span, duo, distich

    Antonyms:
    unyoke

  4. yokenoun

    a pair of draft animals joined by a yoke

    "pulled by a yoke of oxen"

    Synonyms:
    brace, span, twosome, pair, couplet, distich, duad, duet, couple, dyad, coupling, duo, twain

    Antonyms:
    unyoke

  5. yokenoun

    support consisting of a wooden frame across the shoulders that enables a person to carry buckets hanging from each end

    Synonyms:
    brace, span, twosome, pair, couplet, distich, duad, duet, couple, dyad, coupling, duo, twain

    Antonyms:
    unyoke

  6. yoke, couplingnoun

    a connection (like a clamp or vise) between two things so they move together

    Synonyms:
    conjugation, pairing, duad, brace, coupling, pair, union, duet, dyad, twosome, coupler, couplet, sexual union, mating, twain, couple, span, duo, distich

    Antonyms:
    unyoke

  7. yokeverb

    stable gear that joins two draft animals at the neck so they can work together as a team

    Synonyms:
    brace, span, twosome, pair, couplet, distich, duad, duet, couple, dyad, coupling, duo, twain

    Antonyms:
    unyoke

  8. yokeverb

    become joined or linked together

    Synonyms:
    link

    Antonyms:
    unyoke

  9. yoke, linkverb

    link with or as with a yoke

    "yoke the oxen together"

    Synonyms:
    unite, link, tie in, colligate, relate, tie, join, connect, associate, link up

    Antonyms:
    unyoke

  10. yokeverb

    put a yoke on or join with a yoke

    "Yoke the draft horses together"

    Synonyms:
    link

    Antonyms:
    unyoke

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. yokenoun

    Synonyms:
    bond, chain, link, tie, ligature

  2. yokenoun

    Synonyms:
    bondage, servitude, service, dependence, subjection, thraldom, vassalage

  3. yokeverb

    Synonyms:
    join, couple, link, interlink, conjoin, associate

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. yokenoun

    Synonyms:
    oxbow and bar, crosspiece, team, span, pair, couple, bond, link, chain, coupling

  2. yokeverb

    Synonyms:
    couple, join, unite, link, hitch together, subject, enslave

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How to use yoke in a sentence?

  1. Matthew Prior:

    Fantastic tyrant of the amorous heart. How hard thy yoke, how cruel thy dart. Those escape your anger who refuse your sway, and those are punished most, who most obey.

  2. Patro Qhamakoane:

    Knowledge is like an egg, and revelation is the yoke of an egg, until the egg is cracked, and the albumen is spilled, the revelation of the knowledge remains unknown and produces no result.

  3. Émile Durkheim:

    Man's characteristic privilege is that the bond he accepts is not physical but moral; that is, social. He is governed not by a material environment brutally imposed on him, but by a conscience superior to his own, the superiority of which he feels. Because the greater, better part of his existence transcends the body, he escapes the body's yoke, but is subject to that of society.

  4. Fahrettin Altun:

    Turkey has no ambition in northeastern Syria except to neutralize a long-standing threat against Turkish citizens and to liberate the local population from the yoke of armed thugs.

  5. Ilona:

    Life isn't easy. And everybody have their own yoke, suffer and pain. Do not think that only you have the hardest life on this earth.


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