Yas vs Yus - What's the difference?

yas | yus |


As an interjection yas

is .

As a pronoun yas

is .

As an adverb yus is

(lb).

As a letter yus is

.

yas

English

Interjection

(en interjection)
  • * {{quote-book, year=1862, author=Various, title=The Continental Monthly, Vol. 2 No 4, October, 1862, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage='Oh! yas , I smokes; but I durned sight d'ruther chaw.' }}
  • * {{quote-book, year=1904, author=O. Henry, title=Cabbages and Kings, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage="Yas', ' yas !" they cried, with broader grins and many nods. }}
  • * {{quote-book, year=1913, author=Horace Annesley Vachell, title=Bunch Grass, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage=It's nice, yas , and it's paid for. }}

    Pronoun

    (English Pronouns)
  • Anagrams

    * ----

    yus

    English

    Etymology 1

    Dialectal form of yes .

    Adverb

    (head)
  • (lb) .
  • * 1892 , from Punch, or The London Charivari :
  • Yus , to live in dirt, I feel is a `orrid degradation; but one thing I'd like to know, is it wus than living ''on'' it?
  • * 1922 , Edward J. O'Brien and John Cournos, compilers and editors, The Best British Short Stories of 1922 :
  • Wych Street? Yus , of course I knoo Wych Street. Used to go there with some of the boys -- when I was Covent Garden way.

    Etymology 2

    (wikipedia yus) (etyl)

    Alternative forms

    * jus

    Letter

    (head)