Definitions for yeayeɪ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

yeayeɪ(adv.)

  1. yes (used in affirmation or assent).

  2. indeed:

    Yea, and she did hear.

  3. moreover:

    a good, yea, a noble man.

  4. (n.)an affirmative reply or vote:

    The yeas have it.

  5. a person who votes in the affirmative.

  6. (interj.)Informal. hurrah.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of yea:

bef. 900; ME ye, ya, OE gēa, c. OHG ja, ON jā, Go ja

Princeton's WordNet

  1. yea(adverb)

    an affirmative

    "The yeas have it"

  2. yea, yeah(adverb)

    not only so, but

    "I therein do rejoice, yea, and will rejoice"

Wiktionary

  1. yea(Noun)

    An affirmative vote, usually but not always spoken

  2. yea(Adverb)

    yes

  3. yea(Adverb)

    Thus, so (now often accompanied by a hand gesture)

    The pony was yea high.

  4. yea(Interjection)

    yeah, right, yes

Webster Dictionary

  1. Yea(adverb)

    yes; ay; a word expressing assent, or an affirmative, or an affirmative answer to a question, now superseded by yes. See Yes

  2. Yea(adverb)

    more than this; not only so, but; -- used to mark the addition of a more specific or more emphatic clause. Cf. Nay, adv., 2

  3. Yea(noun)

    an affirmative vote; one who votes in the affirmative; as, a vote by yeas and nays

Freebase

  1. Yea

    Yea is a town in Victoria, Australia. It is in the Shire of Murrindindi local government area. Located 109 kilometres north-east of Melbourne via the Melba Highway, Yea sits at the junction with the Goulburn Valley Highway, and 172 metres above sea-level. At the 2011 Census, Yea had a population of 1,595.

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