American English

Definition of yeah exclamation from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  •  yes
  • Idioms used when you are commenting on what someone has just said “We're off to France soon.” “Oh yeah? When's that?” “I'm going to be rich one day.” “Oh yeah?” (= I don't believe you.)
    yeah, right
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    used to say that you do not believe what someone has just said, disagree with it, or are not interested in it “You'll be fine.” “Yeah, right.”
    See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: yeah