yank in German and example sentences

yank in German

Pronunciation
[yank] n. Wegreißen; Rausreißen; Ruck
v. reißen; herausziehen; entwurzeln
n. Yank, Yankee, Ami (Bezeichnung für Amerikaner); Einwohner von New England oder der US-Nordstaaten

Example Sentences

Every time I see someone using a leaf blower, I feel like yanking it from his hands and breaking it into a thousand pieces.
Jedes Mal, wenn ich jemanden einen Laubbläser benutzen sehe, möchte ich ihm den aus den Händen reißen und in tausend Stücke schlagen.
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The Yanks are our friends.
Die Amis sind unsere Freunde.
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Tom yanked the door open.
Tom riss die Tür auf.
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Dictionary Extension
Synonyms for yank
1. jerk: tug, pull, pluck, wrench, snatch, drag, haul
2. north american
Verb forms for yank
Present participle: yanking
Present: yank (3.person: yanks)
Past: yanked
Future: will yank
Present conditional: would yank
Present Perfect: have yanked (3.person: has yanked)
Past Perfect: had yanked
Future Perfect: will have yanked
Past conditional: would have yanked