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Synonyms for yes
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  1. yesadverb

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

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

  2. yesadverb

    To agree with, to affirm, to approve.

    Was that a yes?

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

    Antonyms:
    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.

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

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

Princeton's WordNet3.7 / 3 votes

  1. yesnoun

    an affirmative

    "I was hoping for a yes"

    Antonyms:
    no

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. yesadjective

    Synonyms:
    yea, ay, aye

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  1. yesadverb

    Synonyms:
    yea, aye, ay

  2. yesnoun

    Synonyms:
    affirmative, consent

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  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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How to use yes in a sentence?

  1. Sovereign:

    In all things there are three choices: Yes, No & no choice, except in this -- I either choose the truth or I am deceit.

  2. San Jose Police Department:

    Yes you read that correctly, two homicide suspects, charged, out of custody, our community deserves better, the victim’s family deserve [sic] better. The taking of someone’s life is the ultimate crime. The system has failed.

  3. Doug Jones:

    I'm open to voting yes. I'm open to voting no. We don't know who this nominee is going to be yet. I don't think my role is a rubber stamp for the President, but it's also not an automatic, knee-jerk no either.

  4. Liz Berry:

    I am voting yes tonight for Gabby. I'm voting yes tonight for Gabe Zimmerman. And I'm voting yes tonight for all the people whose lives are impacted by gun violence in our community.

  5. Scott Perry:

    You have to be able to get to yes because we have to solve the problems for the American people, but you also have to be willing to vote against your own leadership, it’s easy to vote against the other side's leadership but it's tough to vote against your own leadership and hold them accountable.


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