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Definition of "yo" [yo]

  • Slang Used as a greeting or to attract someone's attention. (interjection)
  • An expression used as a greeting, to attract someone's attention, etc (sentence-substitute)

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Use "yo" in a sentence
  • "I reckons yo 'ain' got _yo'_ horses trained like we-all back yonder got _ours_."
  • ""Is yo 'goin' back on yo 'gibben word -- _yo'_ -- a Newton?""
  • "I'll not fight yo, but I'll flog yo -- _flog yo_ -- d 'yo hear?'"