Other Words for Yank

Yank Adverb Synonyms
jerk, jolt, tug, wrench, snatch, hitch
He yanked the chair from beneath me just as I sat down.

jerk, jolt, tug, wrench, snatch, hitch
Give two yanks on the rope when you want me to pull you up.

More Words for Yank

Hitch / Wrench

Yankee Bond

Business / Taxes / Yankee Bond: Yankee bonds are bonds issued in dollars in the United States by overseas companies and governments. The purpose is to raise more money than the issuers may be able to borrow in their home markets, ei MORE

Yank The Shot

Entertainment / Bowling / Yank The Shot: To hold onto the ball too long, thus pulling it across the body before release. Pulling or tugging the ball high or past the pocket. MORE

Yankee Bonds

Business / Finance / Yankee Bonds: Fifth letter of a Nasdaq stock symbol specifying that it is an ADR MORE

Yankee CD

Business / Finance / Yankee CD: Foreign bonds denominated in U.S. dollars and issued in the United States by foreign banks and corporations. These bonds are usually registered with the SEC. Such as, bonds issued by originators with MORE

Yankee Market

Business / Finance / Yankee Market: A CD issued in the domestic market, typically New York, by a branch of a foreign bank. MORE


Entertainment / Golf / Pull: 1. (also 'yank, jerk') a shot that goes to the left of the intended line for a right-handed player 2. To select a club or remove it from the bag MORE