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Interjection: yes  yes
  1. Indicates an affirmative response
    - ay, aye, sure, uh-huh, yah [UK], yea, yeah, yep, yup, ya [S.Africa], certainly
Noun: yes (yeses,yesses)  yes
  1. An affirmative
    "I was hoping for a yes"

Derived forms: yesses, yeses

Type of: affirmative

Antonym: no

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