yet


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Yet \Yet\, conj.
   Nevertheless; notwithstanding; however.
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         Yet I say unto you, That even Solomon in all his glory
         was not arrayed like one of these.       --Matt. vi.
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   Syn: See However.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Yet \Yet\, n. (Zool.)
   Any one of several species of large marine gastropods
   belonging to the genus Yetus, or Cymba; a boat shell.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Yet \Yet\, adv. [OE. yet, [yogh]et, [yogh]it, AS. git, gyt,
   giet, gieta; akin to OFries. ieta, eta, ita, MHG. iezuo,
   ieze, now, G. jetzo, jetzt.]
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   1. In addition; further; besides; over and above; still. "A
      little longer; yet a little longer." --Dryden.
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            This furnishes us with yet one more reason why our
            savior, lays such a particular stress acts of mercy.
                                                  --Atterbury.
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            The rapine is made yet blacker by the pretense of
            piety and justice.                    --L'Estrange.
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   2. At the same time; by continuance from a former state;
      still.
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            Facts they had heard while they were yet heathens.
                                                  --Addison.
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   3. Up to the present time; thus far; hitherto; until now; --
      and with the negative, not yet, not up to the present
      time; not as soon as now; as, Is it time to go? Not yet.
      See As yet, under As, conj.
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            Ne never yet no villainy ne said.     --Chaucer.
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   4. Before some future time; before the end; eventually; in
      time. "He 'll be hanged yet." --Shak.
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   5. Even; -- used emphatically.
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            Men may not too rashly believe the confessions of
            witches, nor yet the evidence against them. --Bacon.
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