Yet

Adverb

  • At some future time; eventually.

    "The riddle will be solved yet."

  • (after certain copulative verbs, followed by an infinitive) Not as of the time referenced.

    "He seemed yet to be convinced. — He seemed not yet to have been convinced."

  • Continuously up to the current time; still.

    "The workers went to the factory early and are striking yet."

  • (after certain copulative verbs, followed by an infinitive) Not as of the time referenced.

    "I had yet to go to a convention. — I had not yet gone to a convention."

  • (degree) Even.

    "K-2 is yet higher than this."

  • (usually with negative) Thus far; up to the present; up to some specified time.

    "He has never yet been late for an appointment; "

  • (after certain copulative verbs, followed by an infinitive) Not as of the time referenced.

    "I've yet to see him. — I have not yet seen him."

  • In addition.

    "There are two hours yet to go until our destination."

Conjunction

  • Nevertheless; however; but; despite that.

    "I thought I knew you, yet how wrong I was."

Noun

  • (dialectal) A metal pan or boiler; yetling.

Verb

  • (dialectal) To melt; found; cast, as metal.

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