Synonyms of yoke in English:

yoke

noun

  • 1 the horses were loosened from the yoke
    harness, collar, coupling
  • 2 countries struggling under the yoke of imperialism
    tyranny, oppression, domination, hegemony, enslavement, servitude, subjugation, subjection, bondage, thrall;
    bonds, chains, fetters, shackles
  • 3 the yoke of marriage
  • verb

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  • 1 a pair of oxen were yoked together
    harness, hitch, couple, tether, fasten, attach, join
  • 2 their aim of yoking biology and mechanics
    unite, join, marry, link, connect;
    tie, bind, bond
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