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1. spoke

noun. ['ˈspoʊk'] support consisting of a radial member of a wheel joining the hub to the rim.

Synonyms

  • bicycle wheel
  • cartwheel
  • wagon wheel
  • support
  • radius

Antonyms

  • disprove
  • disapprove
  • disagree
  • take

Etymology

  • spaca (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Spoke

  • provoke
  • stroke
  • revoke
  • invoke
  • stoke
  • snoke
  • smoke
  • smoak
  • schroeck
  • schmoke
  • laroque
  • larocque
  • evoke
  • droke
  • croke
  • croak
  • cloke
  • cloak
  • broke
  • bloke
  • baroque
  • awoke
  • yolk
  • yoke
  • yoak
  • wouk
  • wolk
  • woke
  • szoke
  • soak

How do you pronounce spoke?

Pronounce spoke as spoʊk.

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Sentences with spoke


1. Verb, past tense
And so we staged her place right before she spoke at the Convention.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Any perceived benefit in a lower spoke count is due to engineering, not the number of spokes.

3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
When people spoke about the experience in the third person, their brains exhibited more "emotional control."

Quotes about spoke


1. I'm not going to wear a red dress,"she said."It would look stunning, My Lady,"she called.She spoke to the bubbles gathered on the surface of the water. "If there's anyone I wish to stun at dinner, I'll hit him in the face.
- Kristin Cashore, Graceling

2. They’re not hideous,” said Tessa. Will blinked at her. “What?” “Gideon and Gabriel,” said Tessa. “They’re really quite good-looking, not hideous at all.” “I spoke,” said Will, in sepulchral tones, “of the pitch-black inner depths of their souls.” Tessa snorted. “And what color do you suppose the inner depths of your soul are, Will Herondale?” “Mauve,” said Will.
- Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Prince

3. Did you see that dress?” "I saw the dress.” "Did you like it?” He didn't answer. I took that as a yes. "Am I going to endanger my reputation if I wear it to the dance?” When he spoke, I could barely hear him. "You'll endanger the school.” I smiled and fell asleep.
- Richelle Mead, Vampire Academy

2. hub-and-spoke

noun. a system of air transportation in which local airports offer air transportation to a central airport where long-distance flights are available.

Synonyms

  • hub-and-spoke system

3. spoke

noun. ['ˈspoʊk'] one of the crosspieces that form the steps of a ladder.

Synonyms

  • crosspiece
  • rung
  • ladder

Antonyms

  • disallow
  • boycott
  • disapproval
  • invalidate

Etymology

  • spaca (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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