yanked


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yanked

mod. arrested. (Underworld.) Lefty got himself yanked one too many times.
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No, the team from the Bronx is getting yanked -- pardon the expression -- around by National League teams.
Accompanied by TV news cameras, they yanked the couples by their necks and slapped them.
In November, the state Senate passed a measure that would force religious groups to open their financial records, but the bill was yanked from consideration in the House.
and the other at Elgin Park Secondary School in Surrey, Canada--have been yanked from their school's fall lineup.
Known as a COX-2 inhibitor, Bextra belongs to the same class of drugs as rofecoxib (Vioxx), which manufacturer Merck yanked from pharmacy shelves last September after safety risks appeared (SN: 10/30/04, p.
Then the blade's lift cylinder rods are yanked out of the cylinder.
The shirt was yanked from store shelves only after W.
Tomita was suddenly yanked out of his Kansai childhood and plunged into American society.
As one jerked an arm down, the other's leg yanked up.
Dani told me to ignore him and to keep walking and not look at him but I looked at him anyway and I laughed when he pulled down his pants and showed us his butt and then he said to Dani come over here and get some of this girl and turned around and gra bbed his penis and Dani yanked my arm but I didn't cry and she said run and we ran home and she told Mama and Daddy and Daddy said he was going to kill his ass.
The star was being yanked around by the gravitational field of not one, not two, but three planets
In response to verifiable facts presented by NNP, ABC News immediately yanked the story from its website and promptly launched its own investigation.
He yanked out his own pistol and shot Edney in the jaw, said United Press International.