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yerk

[ yurk ]
/ yษœrk /
Chiefly British Dialect
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verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
noun
a kick or jerk.
a thud or blow, as from a stick.
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Origin of yerk

1400โ€“50; late Middle English < ?
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