Thesaurus / yoke


The forces for and against women’s registration yoke closely to the positions for and against the Equal Rights Amendment.MEN-ONLY SELECTIVE SERVICE REGISTRATION MAY END SOON, BUT THE FIGHT WILL REMAINHEATHER STURAPRIL 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Put your neck under her yoke, and let your life receive instruction: she is near at hand to find.SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly of heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls.SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
And submit your neck to the yoke, and let your soul receive discipline: for she is near at hand to be found.THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Leo was angry, and said nothing till the dawn broke, and the cultivator came to yoke the Bull to his work.KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
Of old time thou hast broken my yoke, thou hast burst my bands, and thou saidst: I will not serve.THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
The prophet sends chains to divers kings, signifying that they must bend their necks under the yoke of the king of Babylon.THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Lauritz Seehus, creeping in behind him, took the yoke lines, so that everything should be done man-of-war fashion.SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
For of old time I have broken thy yoke, and burst thy bands; and thou saidst, I will not transgress.THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
You will ask for bread; dead bodies will be given you, and you at last will bow down your own necks to the yoke.MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT


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