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yak - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'yak' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Yak [ n.]
- A bovine mammal (Poephagus grunnies) native of the high plains of Central Asia. Its neck, the outer side of its legs, and its flanks, are covered with long, flowing, fine hair. Its tail is long and bushy, often white, and is valued as an ornament and for other purposes in India and China. There are several domesticated varieties, some of which lack the mane and the long hair on the flanks. Called also chauri gua, grunting cow, grunting ox, sarlac, sarlik, and sarluc.

Meaning of 'yak' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . yak [ v]
Meaning (1):
- talk profusely
Example in sentence:
  • she was yakking away about her grandchildren