York(redirected from yorking)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.
in a New York minute
very quickly I would sell that car in a New York minute if the right offer came along.
Etymology: based on the idea that everything happens more quickly in New York City
in a New York minuteand INYM
phr. & comp. abb. almost instantly. I’d do it INYM.
New York’s finest
n. a New York City police officer. Three of New York’s finest were standing there at my door with my lost dog.
1. in. to empty one’s stomach; to vomit. He ate the stuff, then went straight out and yorked.
2. n. vomit. Hey, Jimmy! Come out in the snow and see the frozen york!