yet

All Adverb
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  • Info Yet is a common English word that when used as a conjunction, is equivalent to "but" or "nevertheless".
  • Before the date of the intended marriage, he took up with yet another woman.
  • It has yet to be seen if this will bring significant economic expansion.
  • Yet he failed to gain a position that he thought would lead him to success.
  • However, they were not strong enough to make a move yet.
  • Two objects may be considered the same for one purpose, and yet different for another.
  • She admitted that she has not yet brought the idea up to the other three members.
  • There are yet twenty-five mountains of food there after all have been fed! Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • No company has yet successfully brought a full color display to market.
  • I was not yet twenty-one years of age. Cited from Twenty-Seven Years in Canada West, by Samuel Strickland
  • At this stage, she did not yet consider herself an artist.
  • He does not feel they have written their best hits yet.
  • We do not yet know the practical limit of long-term memory capacity.
  • There is, however, no historical evidence yet to support this claim.
  • The date of the ceremony where his star will be put in place has yet to be announced.
  • He had been licensed to practice law, though not yet twenty-one years of age. Cited from Children of the Market Place, by Edgar Lee Masters
  • The moment is not yet come for us.
  • The film has yet to go into production.
  • For example, a body appears to be one thing and yet it is distributed into many parts.
  • The team performed well, yet received almost no attention from the Baltimore press.
  • Yet a significant number of them still worked against the National Socialist government.
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Meaning of yet

  • adverb Up to the present time
    I have yet to see the results, details are yet to be worked out
  • adverb Within an indefinite time or at an unspecified future time
    he longed for the flowers that were yet to show themselves, sooner or later you will have to face the facts, in time they came to accept the harsh reality