yes, yes

Definition of yes, yes

  1. —used to show anger or irritation “We're leaving in a few minutes. You need to get ready.” “Yes, yes. I know. I heard you the first time.”

Word by Word Definitions

  1. : used as a function word to express assent or agreement

    : used as a function word usually to introduce correction or contradiction of a negative assertion or direction

    : used as a function word to introduce a more emphatic or explicit phrase

  1. :  an affirmative reply :  yea


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holding stubbornly to a belief or view

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