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Definitions of yet:
  • adverb:   up to the present time
    Example: "I have yet to see the results"
  • adverb:   to a greater degree or extent; used with comparisons
    Example: "A yet sadder tale"
  • adverb:   used after a superlative
    Example: "The largest drug bust yet"
  • adverb:   within an indefinite time or at an unspecified future time
    Example: "He longed for the flowers that were yet to show themselves"
  • adverb:   despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession)
    Example: "He was a stern yet fair master"
  • adverb:   used in negative statement to describe a situation that has existed up to this point or up to the present time
    Example: "The sun isn't up yet"

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