yoke Noun A bar or frame of wood by which two oxen are joined at the heads or necks for working together.
yoke Noun A pair (of animals, especially oxen).
yoke Noun A burden; something which represses or restrains a person.
yoke Noun The part of a shirt that stretches over the shoulders, usually made out of a doubled piece of fabric. Or, a pair of fabric panels on trousers (especially jeans) or a skirt, across the back of the garment below the waistband.
yoke Noun Well-developed muscles of the neck and shoulders.
yoke Noun The column-mounted control wheel of an aircraft.
yoke Noun The electro-magnetic coil that deflects the electron beam in a CRT (Cathode Ray Tube).
yoke Noun A fitting placed across the head of the rudder with a line attached at each end by which a boat may be steered. In modern use it is primarily found in sailing canoes and kayaks.
yoke Noun An alternative name for a cowpoke.
yoke Noun An undefined object, a gadget.
yoke Noun Misspelling of yolk
yolk Noun The yellow, spherical part of an egg that is surrounded by the white albumen, and serves as nutriment for the growing young.