Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / yanked
FEEDBACK
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essary, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essary, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms of yanked

MOST RELEVANT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

USE yanked IN A SENTENCE

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140

QUIZZES

Seize The Sumpsimus: Match These Terms With The Correct Definitions!

START THE QUIZ

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

He kicked me in the chest and the warrior yanked on the cord and threw me down on my face and all but strangled me.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
The third cabin, the one occupied by the Dales, burst into flames as I was being yanked into the first fringe of bushes.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
They yanked me around in behind the squad, and told me they'd shave my head and drum me out o' camp.
He yanked off the cover, losing most of a fingernail in the process, and removed the fuse.
Barrent tried to keep his grip on the arm, but it was yanked away.
Captain Wass hooked a gnarled finger into the loop of the bell-pull and yanked upward viciously.
He was yanked up again, shaken, slapped, and vigorously told to stand up.
The whistle yelped a gruff note, and, seeing that all was clear, the captain yanked the auxiliary bell-pulls at the rail.
He yanked open the door and slammed it behind him, shutting off the promoter's frenzied appeals.
But he was a fearsome thing to look upon, striding up the peaceful rua, and I took no part when Angus Jones yanked him along.

WORD OF THE DAY

hardscrabbleadjective | [hahrd-skrab-uhl ]SEE DEFINITION