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Words nearby spoke
Definition for spoke (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), spoked, spok·ing.
Origin of spoke2
OTHER WORDS FROM spokespokeless, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for spoke
The traditional hub-and-spoke model, with transit networks designed to flush people in and out of a central business district, was upended.The pandemic could remake public transportation for the better|John Surico|April 26, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Symptoms include hops and wobbles, speed shimmying on descents, or spokes that are noticeably tighter or looser than the ones next to them.
The rounded, spoked webs on Halloween décor may be the popular notion of spider silk, but the animals have expanded the places and ways they can live with a wide range of silky innovations.How a tiny spider uses silk to lift prey 50 times its own weight|Susan Milius|February 3, 2021|Science News
To reduce operational costs, spokes are spread throughout cities for quicker deliveries and the brands each prepares is based on what is ordered most frequently in the area.
Ingredients are first prepped in a “hub” kitchen, before being sent to smaller “spokes” for final assembly and pickup by delivery partners, including Uber Eats and Foodpanda.
Scalise spoke briefly, adding little of substance, saying that the people back home know him best.
His peers remember him as a bright man who spoke softly and occasionally came across as a bit shy.
Almost everyone I spoke to said they have used JSwipe because they are specifically not just looking for a booty call.
Last summer, I spoke with first black supermodel Beverly Johnson about this for The Root.One Vogue Cover Doesn’t Solve Fashion’s Big Race Problem|Danielle Belton|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The official spoke on condition of anonymity so as not to harm future access to those embattled communities.
She kept her eyes fixed steadily on his, saying what followed gently, calmly, yet as though another woman spoke the words.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
I could have sworn I heard a cry, and one of my men spoke in a tone that assured me my imagination had not been playing a trick.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
You never cared—you were too proud to care; and when I spoke to you about my fault, you did n't even know what I meant.Confidence|Henry James
He spoke clearly and slowly, well knowing that some among the natives would understand him.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
The Indian turned his head, and spoke to some one behind; one after another a score of figures rose.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson