There are 2 main translations of yank in Italian:

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yank

British English: /jaŋk/
American English: /jæŋk/

noun

transitive verb

  • dare uno strattone a, strattonare
    (person)
    he yanked me into his office
    mi ha tirato violentemente nel suo ufficio

Phrasal verbs

yank off:

yank [something] off, yank off [something]
tirare via
(tie, scarf)
to yank off the bedcovers
tirare via il copriletto (dal letto)

yank out:

yank [something] out, yank out [something]

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There are 2 main translations of yank in Italian:

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Yank
British English: /jaŋk/
American English: /jæŋk/

noun

[informal] [pejorative]
  • Yankee (masculine or feminine) , americano (masculine) (-a) degli Stati Uniti

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