Definitions

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  • interjection African American Vernacular, informal A greeting.
  • noun A strategy game.

Etymologies

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From Yoruba

Examples

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  • Not sure about that etymology, at least in regards to the vernacular salutation usage. I believe it's a contraction of "hey, yo"

    May 2, 2014

  • In Indonesian, come on. Or indeed, 'come on!'

    May 3, 2014

  • Same in Sardinian! We usually spell it ajó.

    May 3, 2014