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กระชาก  graL chaakF 
contents of this page pull sharply or jerk upon speak or utter sharply or curtly, to snap at someone rip; rip off (a piece of something) expose, uncover, unveil, show up, disclose

Royal Institute - 1982
กระชาก  /กฺระ-ชาก/
[กริยา] ฉุดโดยแรง, กระตุกโดยแรง, ชักเข้ามาโดยเร็วและแรง, โดยปริยายหมายความว่า พูดกระตุกเสียงดังห้วนๆ เช่น พูดกระชากเสียง, และใช้เข้าคู่กับคำ กระโชก เป็น กระโชกกระชาก.

pronunciation guide
Phonemic Thaiกฺระ-ชาก
IPAkràʔ tɕʰâːk
Royal Thai General Systemkrachak

1.   [verb]
to pull sharply or jerk upon

synonymsกระตุก graL dtookLto jerk; to spasm; to whip; to run roughly
กระตุกกระติกgraL dtookL graL dtikLto shake; swing; sway; waver; rock; vacillate
ตุกๆ ติกๆdtookL dtookL dtikL dtikLto shake; swing; sway; waver; rock; vacillate (short version)
examplesกระชากวัยgraL chaakF waiMto do something like someone much younger; to belie one’s age; to dress like someone younger
ฉุดกระชากchootL graL chaakFto drag; pull; draw; seize by force
gaanM jawL saoR khemR saaepL raH khaaiM huuR duayF siiangR bpanF janL graL chaakF
"The hammering crash of a pile driver creates a deafening roar as foundation piles are set."
meuuaF waanM maaeF do:hnM graL chaakF saawyF theeF dtaL laatL
"Yesterday, Mother’s necklace was ripped off [her neck] at the market."
2.   [verb]
to speak or utter sharply or curtly, to snap at someone

synonymsกระโชก graL cho:hkFto shout
ตวาด dtaL waatLto scold harshly; shout threateningly
ตะคอกdtaL khaawkFto howl (at); to bellow (at); to reprove (someone) loudly or sharply
exampleกระโชกกระชากgraL cho:hkF graL chaakFto bawl or shout at
3.   [verb]
to rip; rip off (a piece of something)

4.   [verb]
to expose, uncover, unveil, show up, disclose

synonymsแฉchaaeRto reveal; disclose; show
แฉโพยchaaeR phooyMto reveal a secret; uncover an account
ตีแผ่dteeM phaaeLto disclose; expose; uncover; unveil; bring to light
ปูด bpuutLto reveal a secret; disclose; divulge
เปิดเผยbpeertL pheeuyRto disclose, reveal, admit, uncover, expose
เปิดโปง bpeertL bpo:hngMto disclose or reveal something hidden; to unmask
เผย pheeuyRto open; to disclose; to discover; to unveil; to uncover; to reveal
เผยแพร่pheeuyR phraaeFto broadcast; publicize; spread; disseminate
แพร่งพรายphraaengF phraaiM(of information or gossip) to leak; make known; spread; disclose; disseminate; reveal

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