DICTIONARY


Definition of YOKE

noun : YOKE

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) fabric comprising a fitted part at the top of a garment ;

  • 2. (

    ) an oppressive power; "under the yoke of a tyrant"; "they threw off the yoke of domination" ;

  • 4. (

    ) a pair of draft animals joined by a yoke; "pulled by a yoke of oxen" ;

  • 5. (

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

  • 6. (

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

  • 7. (

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

verb : YOKE

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) become joined or linked together ;

  • 2. (

    ) link with or as with a yoke; "yoke the oxen together" ;

  • 3. (

    ) put a yoke on or join with a yoke; "Yoke the draft horses together" ;


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