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yep

[yep] /yɛp/
adverb, noun, Informal.
1.
yes.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; see yup
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British Dictionary definitions for yeps

yep

/jɛp/
sentence substitute
1.
an informal word for yes
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Word Origin and History for yeps

yep

by 1889, American English, variant of yes, altered for emphasis, or possibly influenced by nope.

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Slang definitions & phrases for yeps

yep

affirmation

Yes; certainly; sure; yeah (1891+)

Related Terms

nope


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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