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CYA

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  1. Slang: Sometimes Vulgar. cover your ass. See cover(def 54).
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  • "Cyan't do that more'n once," observed the outlaw, taking a long breath.

    Blazed Trail Stories

    Stewart Edward White

  • His name begun like yourn, Cass, but I cyan't remembah the hull of it.

    The Mountain Girl

    Payne Erskine

  • Why, Belle-Ann, yo' kin sho' promise me thes, cyan't yo' now?

    The Red Debt

    Everett MacDonald

  • I cyan't say as they air right comfortable, but ef they'll help me to git 'round agin, I reckon I can bar hit.

    The Mountain Girl

    Payne Erskine

  • "I cyan't promise thet, Lem—leastways not now," she answered slowly, without looking at him.

    The Red Debt

    Everett MacDonald


British Dictionary definitions for cya

CYA

abbreviation for
  1. see you: used as a farewell in text messages, emails, etc
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Word Origin

C20
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