yoke has definitions from the field of clothing
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[ noun ] (clothing) fabric comprising a fitted part at the top of a garment

Used in print

(Dolores Hitchens, Footsteps in the Night....)

She was wearing a brown cotton dress , cut across the hips in a way that was supposed to make her look slimmer , a yoke set into the skirt and flaring pleats below .

Related terms

fabric tucker garment

2
[ noun ] support consisting of a wooden frame across the shoulders that enables a person to carry buckets hanging from each end

Related terms

support

3
[ verb ] become joined or linked together

Related terms

join animal_husbandry

4
[ noun ] two items of the same kind

Related terms

two doubleton geminate

5
[ verb ] put a yoke on; join with a yoke; of draft animals

Examples

"Yoke the draft horses together"

6
[ verb ] link with or as with a yoke

Synonyms

link

Examples

"yoke the oxen together"

Related terms

attach animal_husbandry

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

Synonyms

coupling

Related terms

connection match

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[ noun ] a pair of draft animals joined by a yoke

Examples

"pulled by a yoke of oxen"

Related terms

pair

9
[ noun ] an oppressive power

Examples

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

Related terms

oppression

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[ noun ] stable gear that joins two draft animals at the neck so they can work together

Related terms

stable_gear

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