Part of speech:
A kind or sort:
To yank is defined as to pull sharply or jerk.
To twist, squeeze, or compress, especially so as to extract liquid. Often used with out :
To turn or twist; esp., to pull or force away violently with a twisting motion
To injure a (bodily part) by twisting
To be disposed of by sale:
An unexpected change in a process or a departure from a pattern, often producing a distortion or perversion:
To cause a sprain to a joint or ligament.
To become sour:
A rope, chain, or strap used in hauling, especially a harness trace.
To modify (a wave, sound, signal, etc.) so as to produce an unfaithful reproduction
To turn another way; to divert.
To put pressure or bring influence to bear upon (someone) to do a certain thing, as to pay money, etc.
(Informal) Action of spotting or seeking out a bird, especially a rare one.
(Informal) Aggressiveness; enterprise; drive
The act or process of extricating or disentangling; a freeing from perplexities; disentanglement.
Displacement of a body part, especially the temporary displacement of a bone from its normal position.
(Nautical) To fasten:
To obtain despite resistance:
To remove or force out from a position or dwelling previously occupied.
To displace (a body part), especially to displace a bone from its normal position.
Distress is defined as causing someone to feel anxious or depressed, or to finish a piece of furniture in a way that makes it look old or worn.
To cause physical pain to; hurt:
To cause to be in difficulty or financial distress:
To cause to lose some kind of unity or coherence.
(Informal) To ride in or drive a vehicle, often, specif., in a leisurely or careless manner
To inflict (vengeance or punishment, for example).
To obtain (something) by the criminal offense of extortion.
To shake someone so money falls from their pockets.
To show to be false; contradict:
(Intransitive) To apply colors to the areas within the boundaries of a line drawing using colored markers or crayons.
To receive a load:
To be an improper or bad representative of
To state wrongly or falsely.
A system or device, such as a computer, that performs or assists in the performance of a human task:
In a true manner; truly, truthfully, accurately, etc.
(Brit.) Sprain or wrench
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