Definition Of yank


a sudden hard pull.

one of the other girls gave her ponytail a yank

pull with a jerk.

her hair was yanked, and she screamed

Example Of yank

  • A simple yank on the bars timed to coincide with a pedal stroke is often sufficient to get things started.

  • A sudden yank , and she flew out of the water like a bird, being dragged up, and pulled over the railing.

  • A sudden yank and that temporary feeling was gone, she was back on the bed in a daze.

  • After yanking his fish in the boat with one pull, he turned to and asked if he could try the Predator.

  • After a hard yank , it finally burst open and revealed a normal master bedroom.

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