unyoke

verb un·yoke \ ˌən-ˈyōk \

Definition of unyoke

1 : to free from a yoke or harness
2 : to take apart : disjoin
1 archaic : to unharness a draft animal
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

in the meaning defined at transitive sense 1

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