yank away



yank someone or something away (from someone or something)

to jerk someone or something away from someone or something. He yanked his hand away from the fire. Please yank away that rug from the fire before it gets burned.
See also: away, yank

Common Names:

NameGenderPronouncedUsage
Brigittebree-GI-tə (German), bree-ZHEET (French)German, French
Haniyah-Arabic
Loane-French
Arnaudear-NODFrench (Rare)
Nataszanah-TAH-shahPolish
SanttuSAHNT-tooFinnish