Meaning of YES in English


ˈYes, ˌMinister BrE AmE

a humorous British television programme of the 1980s about the disagreements between a government minister, Jim Hacker, and the high-ranking ↑ civil servant who works with him, Sir Humphrey Appleby. Sir Humphrey uses clever methods to make sure that the minister never makes any decision which Sir Humphrey does not approve of. When the character Jim Hacker became Prime Minister, the name of the programme changed to Yes, Prime Minister . ⇨ ↑ Sir Humphrey

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.