Synonyms of yoke in English:

yoke

noun

  • 1 the horses were loosened from the yoke
    harness, collar, coupling, tackle, tack, equipage
  • 2 these countries were struggling under the yoke of imperialism
    tyranny, oppression, domination, hegemony, enslavement, slavery, servitude, subjugation, subjection, bondage, serfdom, vassalage;
    bonds, chains, fetters, shackles
    literary thrall, thraldom
  • 3 the yoke of marriage
    bond, tie, link
  • verb

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  • 1 I yoke my oxen to the plough
    harness, hitch, hitch up, couple, tether, fasten, attach, join, join up, team
    [Antonyms] unhitch
  • 2 Mariana is yoked in an arranged marriage to her cousin
    unite, join, link, connect, bond, tie, bind
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