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yes

adverb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

used to express agreement
  • yes, I'll be ready for the test tomorrow

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yes

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of yes (Entry 2 of 2)

a vote or decision for something
  • the bill passed with 50 "yeses" and 12 "noes"

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The first known use of yes was before the 12th century

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“Yes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/yes. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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