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Definition of "ayes" []

  • Plural form of aye. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "ayes" in a sentence
  • "There were not enough in favor of the motion to disapprove of Mr. Grinnell's remarks to call the ayes and noes."
  • "How dare we drown the thunders of Sinai by calling the ayes and naes in a petty legislature?"
  • "The 13 GOP " ayes " — including Lamar Alexander of Tennessee, Scott Brown of Massachusetts and Richard Burr of North Carolina — have enabled those regulators."