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British English: /jəʊk/
American English: /joʊk/

Translation of yoke in German:


  • 1 (for animal)
    Joch Neutr.
  • 2 (for person)
    [Trag]joch Neutr.
  • 3 (of garment)
    Sattel Mask. (Textiles)
  • 4 [figurative] (bond, oppressive control)
    Joch Neutr. [formal]
  • 5 (pair of oxen etc.)
    Joch Neutr.

transitive verb

  • 1
    ins Joch spannen (Tier)
    yoke an animal to something
    ein Tier vor etwas Akk. spannen
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