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Definitions of yes

  1. an affirmative; "I was hoping for a yes" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Aye; yea; it is so; opposite to no. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. Ay: a word of affirmation or consent. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. Yea; ay: a word of affirmation or consent. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  5. As you say; truly; just so. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. An expression of affirmation or consent; opposed to no. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. A word expressing affirmation or consent; even so. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for yes

  1. " Yes Dejah Thoris- I know. – The Gods of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  2. Yes said Smithers, he did. – Here and Hereafter by Barry Pain