I. variant of yep II. noun Date: 1983 yuppie

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  • yup — 1906, variant of YES (Cf. yes) …   Etymology dictionary

  • yup — /jʌp/ (say yup) interjection Colloquial yes …   Australian English dictionary

  • yup — AND yep [jap AND jep] interj. yes. (Folksy.) □ Yup, I’d say so. □ I think so. Yep, that’s right …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

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