yack

[ yak ]
/ yæk /
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verb (used without object), noun Slang.


Nearby words

  1. yacht club,
  2. yachtie,
  3. yachting,
  4. yachtsman,
  5. yachtswoman,
  6. yackety-yak,
  7. yad,
  8. yad vashem,
  9. yada-yada-yada,
  10. yadda

Related formsyack·er, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for yacker

yack

/ (jæk) /

noun, verb

a variant spelling of yak 2
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Word Origin and History for yacker

yack

v.

"to talk, to chatter," slang, 1950, probably echoic (cf. Australian slang yacker "talk, conversation," 1882). Yackety is recorded from 1953.

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