or sir·ee


noun (sometimes initial capital letter)

(used as an intensive with no or yes): Will I go there again? No, sirree!

Origin of sirree

First recorded in 1815–25; probably a dial. continuation of sirrah Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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(sometimes capital) US informal an emphatic exclamation used with yes or no
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