As nouns the difference between mank and yank
is that mank
is something that is disgusting or manky while yank
is (us) a yankee, a northerner: someone from the northern united states, especially from new england.
As a verb mank
is (obsolete) to mutilate.
As an adjective mank
is disgusting, repulsive.
From (etyl) manken, from (etyl) mancian, .
(obsolete) To mutilate.
Via , from (etyl) . See above.
- When he eats, he never closes his mouth. It's so mank .
* manky slang
* ming slang
* minging slang
Something that is disgusting or manky.
- The plumber had to get all the mank out of the drain.
A sudden, vigorous pull (sometimes defined as mass times jerk, or rate of change of force).
* jerk, tug
To pull something with a quick, strong action.
to remove from circulation
- They yanked the product as soon as they learned it was unsafe.
* (pull with a quick strong action) jerk, tug
* (remove from circulation) pull, recall