[ yak ]
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verb (used without object), nounSlang.

Other words from yack

  • yacker, noun

Words Nearby yack

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How to use yack in a sentence

  • Tom perceived Andrew's useless emulation, and with a sound translated by 'yack,' sent his leg out a long way.

    Evan Harrington, Complete | George Meredith
  • Ahoy, vere is dot yack vot vants to go midt us py der Somprero Lighdt?

  • This latter name accords with Macgillivray's mode of spelling its note, yack chuck, harsh enough, no one will deny.

  • "If you like to find that jong lady, I put yack on the trail quick," he offered placatingly.

    The Quirt | B.M. Bower
  • Church a yack (or watch), to take the works of a watch from its original case, and put them into another one, to avoid detection.

    The Slang Dictionary | John Camden Hotten

British Dictionary definitions for yack


/ (jæk) /

noun, verb
  1. a variant spelling of yak 2

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