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Synonyms for yes

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  1. yesadverb

    ay, affirmative, yup, uh huh, yeah, mhm, yus, ya, yah, yeh, yea, yeppers, ahuh, aye, yuppers, yep, yassuh

    no, nay, negative, nah, ixnay, nope, naw

  2. yesadverb

    To agree with, to affirm, to approve.

    Was that a yes?

    yassuh, ay, ya, uh huh, yeah, yup, yep, yus, yah, ahuh, yeh, aye, yea, yeppers, mhm, yuppers, affirmative

    negative, nay, no, naw, ixnay, nah, nope

  3. yesadverb

    A word used to indicate disagreement or dissent in reply to a negative statement.

    The workers voted on whether to strike, and there were thirty yeses and one no.

    ay, yeah, ahuh, mhm, aye, yus, yep, yea, yup, affirmative, ya, uh huh, yuppers, yeh, yassuh, yeppers, yah

    no, nope, ixnay, nah, naw, nay, negative

Princeton's WordNet

  1. yesnoun

    an affirmative

    "I was hoping for a yes"


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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. yesadjective

    yea, ay, aye

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. yesadverb

    yea, aye, ay

  2. yesnoun

    affirmative, consent

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "yes":

    yeah, sim, yep, oui, aye, -yes, , -yeah, yup, yea, sure, affirmative, so, um, jah, right, yeses, eah, if, oh, okay

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  1. Eric Siddall:

    Yes, it's rare, these social experiments are not grounded in reality.

  2. Donald Trump:

    Yes, don't, don't, don't, don't, don't.

  3. Naomi Alboim:

    Are we a gentler people? Yes, maybe. It's almost in Canadian DNA.

  4. John Sandblom:

    Do our abilities change ? Yes. But inside we're the same people.

  5. Emeasoba George:

    Do away with all your worries and regrets. What am I trying to say in essence? I'm saying that you should cast all your worries or regrets on God. For, he (God) cares for you scripture reference (1st Peter 5:7). Mind you, if you keep on worrying or regretting, you cannot and will not help your condition. Rather, you will end up worsening it. But, when you cast all your worries on God. He will surely put his peace or calmness in your heart and life and as well he will take care of you. Yes of course, he can and he will surely take care of you. So, quit worrying or regretting over and over again. -Emeasoba George

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