yank apart



yank someone or something apart

 
1. to pull, tear, or rip someone or something to pieces. Please don't yank the book apart! He yanked apart the book! He threatened to yank his opponent apart.
2. to separate people or things. The teacher yanked them apart. The teacher yanked apart the fighting boys.
See also: apart, yank

Common Names:

NameGenderPronouncedUsage
Janne (1)YAHN-neFinnish, Swedish
Imran-Arabic, Urdu, Punjabi, Malay, Bengali
Zahid-Arabic
FriedrichFREED-rikhGerman
Armani[a:'ma:ni]
Heber (1)-Irish