Word:

Spoke

Pronunciation: spōkt
imp.1.imp. of Speak.
n.1.The radius or ray of a wheel; one of the small bars which are inserted in the hub, or nave, and which serve to support the rim or felly.
2.(Naut.) A projecting handle of a steering wheel.
3.A rung, or round, of a ladder.
4.A contrivance for fastening the wheel of a vehicle, to prevent it from turning in going down a hill.
To put a spoke in one's wheel
to thwart or obstruct one in the execution of some design.
v. t.1.To furnish with spokes, as a wheel.
[imp. & p. p. Spoked (spōkt); p. pr. & vb. n. Spoking.]
Noun1.spoke - support consisting of a radial member of a wheel joining the hub to the rim
Synonyms: radius
2.spoke - one of the crosspieces that form the steps of a ladder
Synonyms: rundle, rung
approach, arrest, asymptote, bearing rein, bit, bottleneck, brake, chain, check, checkrein, chock, clog, collision course, concentralization, concentration, concourse, concurrence, confluence, conflux, congress, convergence, converging, countercheck, crossing, curb, curb bit, damper, diffusion, dispersion, doorstep, doorstop, drag, drag sail, drift anchor, drift sail, drogue, emanation, fetter, focalization, focus, footrest, footstep, funnel, holdback, hub, martingale, meeting, mutual approach, narrowing gap, pelham, radiance, radiation, radius, ray, remora, rest, riser, round, rundle, rung, scale, scattering, scotch, sea anchor, shackle, snaffle, spokes, stair, stave, stay, step, step stool, stepping-stone, stop, string, tangent, trammel, tread
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