A young boy yells, "yay!"
An example of yay is what you would shout upon winning the lottery.
- yea ()
- Informal this; so: often with a gesture indicating size: yay big, yay high
Origin of yayAlteration of yea.
Origin of yayProbably from yea1.
- (colloquial) Alternative form of yea (yes).
- (colloquial) An expression of happiness.
- Yay! I have finally finished my work!
- The name of the letter for the y sound in Pitman shorthand.
- (US, slang) Cocaine.
From Spanish llello.
- A branch of the Thai language