verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of yerk
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Example sentences from the Web for yerk
George bit his lip, scratched his head with the awl, and gave the lingles such a yerk, that he made them both crack in two.The Shepherd's Calendar|James Hogg
Crack on, Mr Yerk, and let us overhaul this small swaggerer.
But an I get the first yerk of a chield, I'm no unco feared for his return.The Three Perils of Man, Vol. 1 (of 3)|James Hogg
Ship aboard of us for Noo Yerk, and if that dont make a man of yoo, call me small pumpkins arterwards.Cradock Nowell, Vol. 3 (of 3)|Richard Doddridge Blackmore
But Whiffle never could acquit Yerk of having been, directly or indirectly, the cause of his suffering from the impure shower.