(v) - Derived from the 2004 New York Yankees who were the first Major League Baseball(MLB) team to be ahead 3-0 in a 7 game playoff series, only to lose the next 4 straight to the Boston Red Sox. The Red Sox went on to win their first World Series in 86 Years.
2. "Don't yankee that shot."
3. "Those guys are yankee'rs, they won't get the win."
4. "Someone do the Heimlich Maneuver to them, they are yankeeing."
It was most notably used to describe to the Federal Solders and other Northerners by the Confederates during the Civil War Era. Even though some foreigner’s refer to all American’s as Yankees, does not make it so. Call a Southerner a Yankee and he’ll think you’re either just plain dumb or that you are trying to pick a fight.
The characteristics often associated with a stereotypical Yankee are shrewdness, thrift, craftiness, rudeness, arrogance, and loudness.
To Americans, a Yankee is a Northerner.
To Easterners, a Yankee is a New Englander.
To New Englanders, a Yankee is a Vermonter.
And in Vermont, a Yankee is somebody who eats pie for breakfast
1)Yankee-Someone who was born and still lives in the north.
2)Damn Yankee- Someone born in the north who moves to the south with intentions on moving back up north.
3)GD Yankee- Someone born in the north who moves to the south with intentions of staying in the south.
Also known as the Bronx Bombers.