Definition of “yo” - English Dictionary

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“yo” in British English

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yoexclamation

uk /jəʊ/ us /joʊ/ slang

used as an informal greeting between people who know each other or as an expression of approval:

"Yo, Mickie! How's things?"

(Definition of “yo” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“yo” in American English

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yoexclamation

us /joʊ/ infml

used as a spoken greeting, or to get someone's attention:

Yo, check it out!

(Definition of “yo” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)