Welcome to the new LearnersDictionary.com. We want to hear your thoughts about the new design.

yes

Save
1yes/ˈjɛs/adverb
1yes
/ˈjɛs/
adverb
Learner's definition of YES  
— used to give a positive answer or reply to a question, request, or offer
— used to express agreement with an earlier statement or to say that statement is true
— used to introduce a statement that corrects or disagrees with an earlier negative statement
— used to emphasize a statement or to make it more precise
informal  — used to express excitement, enthusiasm, or relief
— used to indicate uncertainty or polite interest
— used to show you have remembered something

yes, yes

— used to show anger or irritation
2yes/ˈjɛs/noun
pluralyesesalsoyesses
2yes
/ˈjɛs/
noun
pluralyesesalsoyesses
Learner's definition of YES  
[count]
: a positive reply : an answer of yes
Comments & Questions  
Comments & Questions
What made you want to look up yes? Include any comments and questions you have about this word.