"ay" Definition

  1. interj. Ah! alas!
  2. adv. Same as Aye.
  3. adv. Yes; yea; -- a word expressing assent, or an affirmative answer to a question. It is much used in viva voce voting in legislative bodies, etc.
  4. a. Always; ever; continually; for an indefinite time.

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Position in dictionary: 7978 of 111710 words.
Word Type: interj., adv., adv., a.,
Words that start with "ay": 17
Words that end with "ay": 297
Words that contain "ay": 777
Next words in dictionary: ayah, aye, aye-aye, ayegreen, ayein
Previous words in dictionary: axunge, axtree, axstone, axolotl, axminster

English Dictionary Definition of ay

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