Yank


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to move or cause to move with a sudden abrupt motion

a sudden motion, such as a pull

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an American who lives in the North (especially during the American Civil War)

an American (especially to non-Americans)

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pull, or move with a sudden movement

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The investigation began after a number of immigrant Yank Sing workers approached the CPA with complaints in 2013.
Along the way Yank meets Mildred, the picture of piety and grace, "bored of her own anaemia", shaping Yank's fury and desperation to be seen as an equal.
He had teamed up with Canadian philanthropist and multi-billionaire Yank Barry to hand over PS10,000 of food to the mission, which provides essential services and training to some of the city's poorest.
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Yank magazine, published from May 1942 to December 1945, provided World War II GIs with much-needed entertainment and comic relief from the war, becoming the most-widely read publication in the history of the U.
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So, while climbing the steps, a soldier could yank the handrail free and take a tumble.
And anyway, Third Yank had decided to sneak out early.
Speaking on behalf of the American Medical Association, Yank D.
As we went forward I reached down to move a seated protester and suddenly felt someone yank my shield so that my shoulder just popped out of its socket.
Less familiar was the Yank riposte that the British Tommy was "undersexed, underpaid, under fed, and under Eisenhower.
THE CAST: The Yank (Sean Lackey): Needs wife, can't get wife.
The August 04 son of Iceman Yank should take command before the second bend and, that being the case, he will prove very difficult to peg back.
TOM SCUDAMORE made the best possible start to an important week by winning on Derrintogher Yank at Stratford yesterday afternoon.
In 2005, Ohio edged out Illinois for the title; however, in 2006, Illinois is showing signs of a significant boost in spending and may well yank that title away from Ohio by year's end.