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yankverb [T]

 us   /jæŋk/
to pull something forcefully with a quick movement: They yanked open the screen door to run into the kitchen for cookies.
yank
noun [C]  us   /jæŋk/
She gave a yank to the reins and the horse stopped.
Translations of “yank”
in Vietnamese cú giật mạnh…
in Spanish tirón…
in Thai การกระชาก…
in Malaysian rentapan…
in French secousse…
in German der Ruck…
in Chinese (Traditional) 猛拉, 猛拽, 突然除掉…
in Indonesian tarikan…
in Russian дергать…
in Turkish asılmak, çekmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 猛拉, 猛拽, 突然除掉…
in Polish szarpać…
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