noun, plural yes·es.
verb (used with object), yessed, yes·sing.
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Even when asked if Neuralink’s product would allow users to stream music, Musk responded “yes” via Twitter.Elon Musk’s secretive brain-machine venture, Neuralink, offers a glimpse|Lucinda Shen|August 28, 2020|Fortune
If you get too few “yes” votes, or let habitat destruction spread too much, or if your animal population dies out, everyone loses.The board game Endangered shows just how hard conservation can be|Sarah Zielinski|August 21, 2020|Science News
The first series follows the work of scientists trying to decode extraterrestrial messages using high-end technology developed by- yes you guessed it – General Electric.Podcasts and internet marketing: Are you missing the boat?|Nasirabadi Reza|July 30, 2020|Search Engine Watch
To catch the tiny aerosols that might be carrying the coronavirus, filters need a high enough MERV — yes, MERV.
It replies that, yes, it can do it, but it’s tricky and it’ll have to think about it.
And yes, someone has already called Spencer a “Small Fry,” har har.Freaking Out About Age Gaps in Gay Relationships Is Homophobic|Samantha Allen|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Yes, we do typically do better than Europe (and Canada, too, which is frequently awful on this score).
But yes, I pictured a James Bond-type just sauntering over to her.‘Archer’ Creator Adam Reed Spills Season 6 Secrets, From Surreal Plotlines to Life Post-ISIS|Marlow Stern|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
And yes, our values include tolerance of those who wish to make fun of religion.Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Our Duty Is to Keep Charlie Hebdo Alive|Ayaan Hirsi Ali|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
And that may well be what is happening in the Barnett Shale region around, yes, Dallas and Irving.26 Earthquakes Later, Fracking’s Smoking Gun Is in Texas|James Joiner|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
You may kill one—two—ten; yes, as many as the leaves in the forest yonder, and their brothers will not miss them.The Feast of the Virgins and Other Poems|H. L. Gordon
"Yes, always that," retorted the boy, and Piers Minor burst into a laugh.The Doomsman|Van Tassel Sutphen
Yes, he had accidentally helped me, and I wished doubly that I might help him.Lady Baltimore|Owen Wister
"Yes, I am one of the dwellers in the happy garden," answered the Peacock, strutting.The Curious Book of Birds|Abbie Farwell Brown
"That's part of my plantation, yes," answered the Southerner.Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue in the Sunny South|Laura Lee Hope