yes | exclamation
1. used to give an affirmative response.
"“Do you understand?” “Yes.”"
synonyms: all right, very well, of course, by all means, sure, certainly, absolutely, indeed, right, affirmative, in the affirmative, agreed, roger; More
2. used as a response to someone addressing one or otherwise trying to attract one's attention.
"“Oh, Mr. Lawrence.” “Yes?”"
1. an affirmative answer or decision, especially in voting.
"answering with assured and ardent yeses"