Definition of "yanks" []

  • To pull, jerk, or move with a sharp movement; tug (verb)
  • A sharp jerking movement; tug (noun)
  • Plural form of yank. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of yank. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "yanks" in a sentence
  • "Virginia might be full of rednecks but I'd sure as hell spend my life with a bunch of rednecks then with a bunch of city lovin yanks"
  • "This long-long-long-awaited reenvisioning of the nine-year-old cult hit best known today as one of the last games to come out under the legendary MicroProse label yanks managerial duties out of your hands almost entirely and subs in a more ambiguous chain of command where you bribe the great unwashed into doing your bidding."
  • "Flamin yanks luv to yank chains of others’ dunnies."