Spokeless

spoke

2 [spohk]
noun
1.
one of the bars, rods, or rungs radiating from the hub or nave of a wheel and supporting the rim or felloe.
2.
something that resembles the spoke of a wheel.
3.
a handlelike projection from the rim of a wheel, as a ship's steering wheel.
4.
a rung of a ladder.
verb (used with object), spoked, spoking.
5.
to fit or furnish with or as with spokes.

Origin:
before 900; Middle English; Old English spāca; cognate with Dutch speek, German Speiche

spokeless, adjective
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spoke1 (spəʊk)
 
vb
1.  the past tense of speak
2.  archaic, dialect or a past participle of speak

spoke2 (spəʊk)
 
n
1.  a radial member of a wheel, joining the hub to the rim
2.  a radial projection from the rim of a wheel, as in a ship's wheel
3.  a rung of a ladder
4.  (Brit) put a spoke in someone's wheel to thwart someone's plans
 
vb
5.  (tr) to equip with or as if with spokes
 
[Old English spāca]

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spoke
(of a wheel), O.E. spaca "spoke," related to spicing "large nail," from P.Gmc. *spaikon (cf. O.S. speca, O.Fris. spake, Du. spaak, O.H.G. speicha, Ger. speiche "spoke"), probably from PIE *spei- "sharp point" (see spike (n.1)).
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