EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

yack (plural yacks)

  1. Alternative form of yak (chatter; talk)

VerbEdit

yack (third-person singular simple present yacks, present participle yacking, simple past and past participle yacked)

  1. Alternative form of yak (talk; vomit)
    I moved to another carriage on the train because the first one was full of people yacking on mobile phones.

Etymology 2Edit

Dialectal form.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

yack (plural yacks)

  1. (England, dialectal, possibly obsolete) An oak.
    • 1877, Gibson, Leg. and Notes 50:
      If 't ash tree buds before 't yack, []
    • 1878, John Castillo, Poems in the North Yorkshire Dialect, 25:
      Awd stiff yack nut eeasy bended, []

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EtymologyEdit

From Tibetan གཡག (g.yag), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

yack m (plural yacks)

  1. yak (ox-like mammal)

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