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Enslaved Texans found their yoke weighing more heavily under Texan rule than it had under that of Mexico, which nominally forbade slavery.
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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.
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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
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
AUGUST 5, 2021
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WORDS RELATED TO YOKE

  • aggregations
  • bands
  • bodies
  • bunches
  • clubs
  • companies
  • contingents
  • duos
  • factions
  • foursomes
  • gangs
  • lineups
  • organizations
  • outfits
  • pairs
  • parties
  • partners
  • rigs
  • sects
  • sets
  • sides
  • spans
  • squads
  • stables
  • strings
  • tandems
  • trios
  • troops
  • troupes
  • units
  • workers
  • yokes
  • band
  • binding
  • chain
  • connection
  • cord
  • fastening
  • fetter
  • gunk
  • handcuff
  • hookup
  • knot
  • ligament
  • ligature
  • link
  • linkage
  • manacle
  • network
  • nexus
  • rope
  • shackle
  • stickum
  • tie
  • tie-in
  • wire
  • yoke
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