Expressing triumph, approval, or encouragement: Yay! Great, Julie!
More example sentences
- We went back to the JXC and worked on our ethics essay and I ended up finalising it and printed it out. Yay!
- I'm going out tonight, I have a movie thing tomorrow, I have a party next week… yay!
- More books that have been on my list for absolutely ages, yay!
1960s: perhaps an alteration of yeah.
adverbNorth American informal
1960s: probably a variant of the adverb yea1.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan