Adverbs Starting with Y
Ya (adv.) Yea.
Yare (adv.) Soon.
Yarely (adv.) In a yare manner.
Yawningly (adv.) In a yawning manner.
Ye (adv.) Yea; yes.
Yea (adv.) Yes; ay; a word expressing assent, or an affirmative, or an affirmative answer to a question, now superseded by yes. See Yes.
Yea (adv.) More than this; not only so, but; -- used to mark the addition of a more specific or more emphatic clause. Cf. Nay, adv., 2.
Yearly (adv.) Annually; once a year to year; as, blessings yearly bestowed.
Yearningly (adv.) With yearning.
Yerst (adv.) See Erst.
Yes (adv.) Ay; yea; -- a word which expresses affirmation or consent; -- opposed to no.
Yesterday (adv.) On the day last past; on the day preceding to-day; as, the affair took place yesterday.
Yesternight (adv.) On the last night.
Yet (adv.) In addition; further; besides; over and above; still.
Yet (adv.) At the same time; by continuance from a former state; still.
Yet (adv.) Up to the present time; thus far; hitherto; until now; -- and with the negative, not yet, not up to the present time; not as soon as now; as, Is it time to go? Not yet. See As yet, under As, conj.
Yfere (adv.) Together. See Ifere.
Yis (adv.) Yes.
Yon (adv.) Yonder.
Yonder (adv.) At a distance, but within view.
Yore (adv.) In time long past; in old time; long since.
Youngly (adv.) In a young manner; in the period of youth; early in life.
Youngly (adv.) Ignorantly; weakly.
Ysame (adv.) Together.
Ywis (adv.) Certainly; most likely; truly; probably.
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