spoke

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Old English spaca

Noun[edit]

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spoke (plural spokes)

  1. A support structure that connects the axle or the hub of a wheel to the rim.
  2. (nautical) A projecting handle of a steering wheel.
  3. A rung of a ladder.
  4. A device for fastening the wheel of a vehicle to prevent it from turning when going downhill.
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spoke (third-person singular simple present spokes, present participle spoking, simple past and past participle spoked)

  1. (transitive) To furnish (a wheel) with spokes.

Etymology 2[edit]

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spoke

  1. simple past tense of speak

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spoke

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of spoken