Hay 2 definiciones de yay en inglés:

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División en sílabas: yay

exclamación

informal
Expressing triumph, approval, or encouragement: Yay! Great, Julie!
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • 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!

Origen

1960s: perhaps an alteration of yeah.

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Hay 2 definiciones de yay en inglés:

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yay2

División en sílabas: yay
(also yea)

adverbio

North American informal
(With adjectives of measure) so; to this extent: I knew him when he was yay big
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • You're probably used to seeing the American armadillo, sometimes called the midget armadillo, which only grows to be about yay big.

Origen

1960s: probably a variant of the adverb yea1.

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