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English definition of “aye”

aye

adverb uk   // mainly UK us  
another word for "yes": "Would you prefer not to work?" "Oh aye, I'd stop tomorrow if I could." All those who support this proposal say "Aye".Yes, no and not

aye

noun [C] uk   // us  
a vote to support a suggestion, idea, law, etc., or a person who votes "yes": The ayes have it (= the people who voted "yes" have won).ElectionsVoters and Candidates in elections
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