yesadverbuk /jes/ us /jes/ (informal yeah, yep, yah)
- "Did the kids enjoy their trip to the zoo?" "Oh, yes, they were full of it when they got back this afternoon."
- Oh yes, now I know who you mean.
- I asked him if he wanted to come to dinner with my parents, and surprise, surprise, he said yes!
- "Did I hear you say your children cleared up after the party?" "Oh yes, I've got them well-trained!"
- Sorry, I can't today. Now if you'd asked me yesterday, I would have said yes.