a stick used by wheelwrights to force the outer ends of spokes into the rim or felloe.
verb 1. a past participle of speak. adjective 2. uttered or expressed by speaking; oral (opposed to written): the spoken word. 3. speaking, or using speech, as specified (usually used in combination): fair-spoken; plain-spoken; soft-spoken. verb (used without object), spoke or (Archaic) spake; spoken or (Archaic) spoke; speaking. 1. to utter words or articulate sounds […]
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verb 1. a simple past tense of speak. 2. Nonstandard. a past participle of speak. 3. Archaic. a past participle of speak. 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. […]
noun 1. a cutting tool having a blade set between two handles, originally for shaping spokes, but now in general use for dressing curved edges of wood and forming round bars and shapes. noun 1. a small plane with two handles, one on each side of its blade, used for shaping or smoothing cylindrical wooden […]