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yep

 (yĕp)
adv. Informal
Yes.

[Alteration of yes.]
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yep

(jɛp)
sentence substitute
an informal word for yes
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yep

(yɛp)

adv., n. Informal.
yes.
[1830–40; see yup]
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yep

adverb
Informal. It is so; as you say or ask:
Informal: OK, uh-huh, yeah.
Slang: right on.
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Translations

yep

[jep] ADV (esp US) →
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yep

[ˈjɛp] advouais
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yep

adv (inf)ja; is he sure? — yep!ist er sicher? — klar!
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References in classic literature ?
Yep, it's taught me a lot--to keep my eyes open an' my head cool.
"Yep, has fits," the man said, hiding his mangled hand from the baggageman, who had been attracted by the sounds of struggle.
"Yep," Bettles retorted, "an' Daylight'll do the second thousand back again on end in thirty days more, and I got five hundred dollars that says so, and damn the blizzards."
He appreciated the successful completion of trainee program under the UNDP's Youth Empowerment Programme (YEP).
YEP aims to empower 200,000 marginalized and excluded youth (50% women) across the country.
He was overwhelmed and highly pleased to visualize the united efforts of UNDP Pakistan and the IBA under the YEP. He hoped that the centre would continue its assiduous efforts in building an entrepreneurial mindset among the youth.
'Since I joined YEP my customer base has been expanding thanks to the marketing system we put in place.
YEP is also open to those sectors working in tandem with the property industry such as legal, investment and accountancy.
Alumni from YEP have gone on to work on projects across the UK including the Royal Shakespeare Company, National Theatre, London West End theatre productions and full-time positions at the Everyman & Playhouse.
Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine, Deloitte, University of Tartu (Estonia) and representatives of the medium-sized business of Ukraine also joined YEP DEMO DAY 2.