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synonyms for yak

  • babble
  • blather
  • chat
  • chatter
  • clack
  • confabulate
  • gab
  • gossip
  • jabber
  • jaw
  • prate
  • prattle
  • tattle
  • yammer
  • yap
  • run on
See also synonyms for: yakked / yakking / yaks

antonyms for yak

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  • be quiet
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How to use yak in a sentence

The region, which is the traditional homeland of the Sherpa people, is known for its high-altitude peaks, though the park’s terrain varies from jewel-toned glacial rivers to grazing lands for herds of yak to verdant forests of bamboo and hemlock.
THE 30 BEST NATIONAL PARKS IN THE WORLDPATTY HODAPPFEBRUARY 25, 2022OUTSIDE ONLINE
Muskox, reindeer, moose, bison, yak, sheep, Yukatian horses and Kalmykian cows have arrived over the years.
REWILDING RETURNS LOST SPECIES TO STRENGTHEN ECOSYSTEMSALISON PEARCE STEVENSJANUARY 6, 2022SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
There’s enough baggage here to bow a yak, and watching them unpack it makes for raw viewing.
‘TORN’ IS A WRENCHING LOOK AT THE LONG SHADOW OF ALEX LOWEJVERSTEEGHDECEMBER 22, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Around 150 animals live here, including horses, moose, reindeer, bison and yaks.
WILL THE WOOLLY MAMMOTH RETURN?KATHRYN HULICKSEPTEMBER 23, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The greater availability of this wild prey reduces the risks to yaks from wolves and snow leopards, point out conservationists.
WHERE SHEPHERDS SAVE WOLVES — THANKS TO BUDDHISMCHARU KASTURIMARCH 10, 2021OZY
This was the place where I had met the yak herds two months before when they were pasturing their yaks on the grassy uplands.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
The yak dung is in many places the only fuel to be got and is most carefully picked up.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
In the Rongbuk Valley there was no wood and our supply of yak dung had to come up from Chbuk.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
He was walking with a disciple on the mountain one day, when they found an old yak's horn lying in the path.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
It might be supposed that so hairy an animal as the yak would become dirty and unkempt.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
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WORDS RELATED TO YAK

  • blab
  • blubber
  • blurt
  • burble
  • cackle
  • chat
  • chatter
  • gibber
  • go on
  • gossip
  • gush
  • jabber
  • mumble
  • murmur
  • mutter
  • patter
  • prate
  • prattle
  • rant
  • rave
  • run off at the mouth
  • run on
  • spill the beans
  • squeal
  • talk foolishly
  • talk incoherently
  • talk nonsensically
  • tattle
  • yak
  • yakety-yak
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