yea and no, by
by yes and no [emphatic assertion, replacing a real oath]
2H4 II.ii.124Thine by yea and no [Ptince Henry reading Falstaff's letter]
2H4 III.ii.8[Shallow to Silence] By yea and no, sir
MW I.i.81[Shallow to Page] Sir, I thank you. By yea and no, I do
MW IV.ii.181[Evans to Ford, of the supposed wise woman] By yea and no, I think the 'oman is a witch indeed
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