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yes

 
pronunciation:
yes
parts of speech:
adverb, noun
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: it is as you say or ask (used to express affirmation or agreement).
Yes, I did call the doctor.Yes, you're certainly right about that.
antonyms:
no
definition 2: what you order or request will be done (used to express willingness).
Yes, I will call her tomorrow.
antonyms:
no
definition 3: but on the contrary (used to express strong contradiction of a negative statement).
Yes, I was listening to you!
definition 4: used as a query or expression of curiosity.
Yes? What can we do for you?
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an affirmative response.
antonyms:
no
similar words:
affirmative
definition 2: an affirmative vote; aye.
antonyms:
no
similar words:
affirmative