(yăngk) noun. 1. usually Yank see YANKEE; 2. sudden sharp pull, rentapan, renggutan; give something a yank, merentap sesuatu, merenggut sesuatu; transitive verb. merentap, merenggut: she yanked the rope and it came loose, dia merentap tali, dan tali itu menjadi kendur; he yanked the child to his feet, dia merentap budak itu supaya berdiri; yank something out, mencabut sesuatu: she was yanking the cork out of the bottle, dia sedang mencabut gabus dari botol itu; the dentist yanked my tooth out, doktor gigi mencabut gigi saya.
(yăngʹkē) noun. 1. A native or inhabitant of New England. 2. A native or inhabitant of a northern U.S. state, especially a Union soldier during the Civil War. 3. A native or inhabitant of the United States, Yanki.