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English definition of “yes and no”

yes and no

used when you cannot give a particular answer to a question : "Is the job going okay ?" "Well, yes and no."Yes, no and not Grammar:YesYes is the opposite of no. We usually use yes to show that we agree with something, accept something or are willing to do something:
(Definition of yes and no from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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