The uber addictive game (the biggest time water of 2014) was yanked from app stores after its creator, Don Nguyen, had had enough.
Last year, UPS, United Way, and Intel yanked funding over the anti-gay policies.
Sarah kicked and screamed as she was yanked away from Shane and Josh.
As soon as I saw that, I yanked the steering wheel to the right.
Seven-year-old Piper, who was yanked from school and her friends for two months, knows?
The drawer stuck, and he yanked at it savagely—as a man will.
I'm not going to be yanked by you all over the earth, to write news articles on the run!
He yanked and shouted at the horse until, fighting every inch of the way, the animal drifted towards the crown of the road.
Tresler seized him by the coat collar and yanked him suddenly upon his feet.
No; told you we have none to spare; an' we're bein' yanked out to sea.
1822, Scottish, of unknown origin. Related: Yanked; yanking. The noun is 1818 in sense of "sudden blow, cuff."