Meaning of “yak” in the English Dictionary

"yak" in British English

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yaknoun [ C ]

uk /jæk/ us /jæk/

a type of cattle with long hair and long horns, found mainly in Tibet

yakverb [ I ]

/jæk/ /jæk/ -kk- informal

→  yack

(Definition of “yak” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"yak" in American English

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yaknoun [ C ]

us /jæk/

yak noun [ C ] (ANIMAL)

a type of cattle with long hair and long horns, found mainly in Tibet

yakverb [ I ]

us /jæk/ -kk- infml

yak verb [ I ] (TALK)

to talk for a long time about unimportant matters or without achieving anything

(Definition of “yak” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)