from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To release from or as if from a yoke.
- transitive v. To separate; disjoin.
- intransitive v. To remove a yoke.
- intransitive v. Archaic To stop working.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To release something from a yoke or harness.
- v. To disconnect, unlink.
- v. To liberate, deliver from oppression.
- v. To unyoke an animal.
- v. To cease from labour.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To loose or free from a yoke.
- transitive v. To part; to disjoin; to disconnect.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To loose from a yoke; free from a yoke.
- To part; disjoin.
- To become loosed from, or as if from, a yoke; give over work; hence, to cease.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. remove the yoke from
un- + yoke (Wiktionary)