Bedeutung von “yes” — Learner’s Dictionary

yes

exclamation us uk /jes/
AGREE

A1 used to agree with something, or to give a positive answer to something:

"Can I borrow your pencil?" "Yes, of course."
"Are you feeling better?" "Yes, thanks."
"Coffee?" " Yes, please."

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ANSWER

A1 used as an answer when someone calls you:

"Jack!" "Yes?"
DISAGREE

A2 used to disagree with a negative announcement:

"He's not here yet." "Yes he is, I've just seen him."

(Definition von “yes exclamation” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)