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King James Dictionary
YET, conj. Gr. Nevertheless notwithstanding however. I come to you in the spirit of peace yet you will not receive me.
Yet I say unto you, the Solomon in all his glory, was not arrayed like one of these. Matthew 6 .
1. Beside over and above. There is one reason yet further to be alledged.
2. Still the state remaining the same.
They attest facts they had heard while they were yet heathens.
3. At this time so soon. Is it time to go? Not yet.
4. At least at all.
A man that would form a comparison between Quintilians declamations, if yet they are Quintilians--
5. It is prefixed to words denoting extension of time or continuance.
A little longer yet a little longer.
6. Still in a new degree. The crime becomes yet blacker by the pretense of piety.
7. Even after all a kind of emphatical addition to a negative.
Men may not too rashly believe the confessions of witches, nor yet the evidence against them.
8. Hitherto. You have yet done nothing you have as yet done less than was expected.
Yeven, for given, is not in use.
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The unabridged 1828 version of this dictionary in the SwordSearcher Bible Software.
Entry for 'Yet'. King James Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/​dictionaries/​eng/​kjd/​y/yet.html.