an expression or gesture of greeting -- used interjectionally in greeting, in answering the telephone, or to express surprise at a biatch's rack
<phone rings> "Yes mate".
A response in the affirmative
"Did you slam my wife?"
A top dance record label.
If it ain't bangin', it ain't Yes Mate!
to express or agree with the pitiful plight of a football club
Mate, jees those doggies are shithouse aren't they?
Fuckin' YES MATE
a hospitable greeting with courtesy or cordiality
As the Mexican entered 80 Nott Street he first wiped his bare feet on the doormat with the inscription which pellucidly read: Yes Mate.