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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 agreement or acceptance).
Would you like some candy? Yes, I would.
antonyms:
no
definition 2: what you order or request will be done (used to express willingness).
Yes, I will call her tomorrow.
antonyms:
no
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: an answer that shows agreement or consent.
Will you say yes if I ask you to dinner?
definition 2: a vote in favor of something; aye.
Everyone voted yes to having pizza for dinner.
antonyms:
no