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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /jˈæki/
    • /jˈaki/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /jˈæki/

Definition of yakky word

  • noun yakky (informal) chatty, talkative. 1

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yakky popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 98% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data about 65% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

Synonyms for yakky

adjective yakky

  • talkative — inclined to talk a great deal: One drink and she became very talkative.
  • chatty — Someone who is chatty talks a lot in a friendly, informal way.
  • glib — readily fluent, often thoughtlessly, superficially, or insincerely so: a glib talker; glib answers.
  • loquacious — talking or tending to talk much or freely; talkative; chattering; babbling; garrulous: a loquacious dinner guest.
  • voluble — characterized by a ready and continuous flow of words; fluent; glib; talkative: a voluble spokesman for the cause.

Antonyms for yakky

adjective yakky

  • quiet — making no noise or sound, especially no disturbing sound: quiet neighbors.
  • silent — making no sound; quiet; still: a silent motor.
  • mum — silent; not saying a word: to keep mum.
  • reserved — kept in reserve; forming a reserve: a reserve fund; a reserve supply.
  • still — remaining in place or at rest; motionless; stationary: to stand still.

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