yo

interjection \ ˈyō \

Definition of yo

used especially to call attention, to indicate attentiveness, or to express affirmation

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Origin and Etymology of yo

Middle English yo, io, interjection

YO

abbreviation

Definition of YO

year old; years old

YO Defined for English Language Learners

yo

interjection

Definition of yo for English Language Learners

  • —used especially to attract someone's attention, as a greeting, or in response to a greeting


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