Definition of yet:

part of speech: adverb

At the present time, now.

part of speech: adverb

Besides: up to this or that time; at the same time; even: however.

part of speech: adverb

In addition: besides: at the same time: up to the present time: hitherto: even: however.

part of speech: adverb

Up until now; as, he has not come yet; still: in relation to time; as, I have your present yet; in addition or still; as, more important yet; finally; even though this is so; as, yet I cannot undertake it.

part of speech: conjunction

Nevertheless; however; although.

Usage examples for yet:

  • Yet I must tell you. "Marjorie Dean High School Freshman", Pauline Lester.

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