yank  verb வெடுக்கென்று இழு, வேகமாக இழு

1. [ T usually + adverb or preposition ] informal to pull something forcefully with a quick movement
  • He tripped over the wire and yanked the plug out .
  • She yanked open the cupboard and everything fell out.
2. [ T often passive ] mainly US informal to suddenly remove someone or something
  • I was yanked out of school and forced to seek work.
yank noun [ C usually singular ] informal

  • Give the door a yank and it should open.
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