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How a new zealander says 'Yes'
"yis" said the new zealander
by Legham May 01, 2005
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From the Boy Scouts. Used as a closing, such as in a letter. Stands for "Yours in Scouting" or "Yours in Service".
by Yours in Scouting February 17, 2009
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The word "yes", but said "yis". Originated in Olean, NY, where the slang quickly spread like wildfire. The legend has it, a man named barf was first to say this, but the story is not 100% confirmed.
"Are you doing anything tonight?"
"Yis."
"Oh, are you going to Lisa's?"
"Yis."
by Bizzare April 18, 2008
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The combination of “Yes” and “Sis
Skye said, “Sis?!”, while Dominic simply replied, “Yis?”
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by yisinsteadofyes December 10, 2018
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Coloq. : You?
Can be singular of plural, usually in the expression "I'yis"
Yis're gonna be late
(You're going to be late)
by Ozymandias February 13, 2005
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