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yep

informal A colloquial variant of "yes," possibly based on or influenced by the similar "nope." A: "Are you going to the party tonight?" B: "Yep!" A: "Do you want to go with me?" B: "Nope." A: "We should have enough materials left over to create one more." B: "Yep, that sounds about right."

yup

informal An informal variant of "yes," possibly based on or influenced by the similar "nope." A: "Are you going to the party tonight?" B: "Yup!" A: "Do you want to go with me?" B: "Nope." A: "We should have enough materials left over to create one more." B: "Yup, that sounds about right."

yup

and yep (jəp and jɛp)
interj. yes. (Colloquial.) Yup, I’d say so.

yep

verb
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The panel now is expected to consider the Yeps' request for a certificate of appropriateness to construct a new home at the corner of Sleight Street and Franklin Avenue.
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The material rewards are also substantial, says Michele Clark-Clough, executive director of YEP. "Aged and salvaged wood, once carefully taken down and stripped, of nails, makes excellent material for flooring or paneling.
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Roger, tall, angle-jawed, playing piano keys in the air with his fingers, lets out a "yes" which comes out "yep", like a fox's bark.
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The focus on retaining our YEP members will be a top goal this coming year and we will seek feedback from YEPs on what they feel the CalCPA of the future must include.
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