yoke vs yolk :

Definitions

  • n  fabric comprising a fitted part at the top of a garment
  • n  an oppressive power
    under the yoke of a tyrant
    they threw off the yoke of domination
  • n  two items of the same kind
  • n  a pair of draft animals joined by a yoke
    pulled by a yoke of oxen
  • n  support consisting of a wooden frame across the shoulders that enables a person to carry buckets hanging from each end
  • n  a connection (like a clamp or vise) between two things so they move together
  • n  stable gear that joins two draft animals at the neck so they can work together as a team
  • v  become joined or linked together
  • v  link with or as with a yoke
    yoke the oxen together
  • v  put a yoke on or join with a yoke

  • n  the yellow spherical part of an egg that is surrounded by the albumen
  • n  nutritive material of an ovum stored for the nutrition of an embryo (especially the yellow mass of a bird or reptile egg)
News & Articles


  • Special shape balloons to take flight at Festival Of Ballooning in Readington
    READINGTON TWP. — It's no yolk — if Humpty Dumpty truly were a broken egg, instead of a bag of hot air, he could provide the main ingredient for 14 million three-egg omelets. In other words, "more than enough to...
    June 11, 2013 - Hunterdon County Democrat
  • Special shape balloons to take flight at Festival Of Ballooning in Readington
    READINGTON TWP. — It's no yolk — if Humpty Dumpty truly were a broken egg, instead of a bag of hot air, he could provide the main ingredient for 14 million three-egg omelets. In other words, "more than enough to...
    June 11, 2013 - Hunterdon County Democrat
  • Simon Cowell Gets Egged, But He’s Not the First Celeb to Be the Butt of the Yolk
    On Saturday's "Britain's Got Talent" finale, the yolk was on Simon Cowell on when he got egged by an angry protester during the live show. Egg pelter Natalie Holt told The Sun: "I took a stand against people miming on television and against Simon and his dreadful influence on the music industry." (Apparently she had a personal vendetta as well, considering Simon passed on her string quartet ...
    June 10, 2013 - Yahoo! Contributor Network via omg!