unyoke

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verb un·yoke \ˌən-ˈyōk\

Definition of unyoke

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to free from a yoke or harness

  3. 2 :  to take apart :  disjoin

  4. intransitive verb
  5. 1 archaic :  to unharness a draft animal

  6. 2 archaic :  to cease from work

Examples of unyoke in a Sentence

  1. unyoke these two boats and tie them to the dock separately

First Known Use of unyoke

before 12th century



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