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yokefellow

[ yohk-fel-oh ]
/ ˈyoʊkˌfɛl oʊ /
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noun
an associate or companion, especially at work; partner.
a spouse.
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Also yoke·mate [yohk-meyt]. /ˈyoʊkˌmeɪt/.

Origin of yokefellow

1520–30; yoke1 + fellow, translation of Greek sýzygos

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British Dictionary definitions for yokefellow

yokefellow
/ (ˈjəʊkˌfɛləʊ) /

noun
archaic a working companion
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