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English adjective: ok

1. ok being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition


SamplesAn all-right movie.
The passengers were shaken up but are all right.
Is everything all right?.
Everything's fine.
Things are okay.
Dinner and the movies had been fine.
Another minute I'd have been fine.


Synonymsall right, fine, hunky-dory, o.k., okay


Similarsatisfactory


Domain usagecolloquialism


Antonymsunsatisfactory


English noun: OK

1. OK (location) a state in south central United States


SynonymsOklahoma, Sooner State


Instance hypernymAmerican state


Part holonymArkansas, Arkansas River, Bartlesville, Canadian, Canadian River, capital of Oklahoma, Cimarron, Cimarron River, Enid, Lawton, Llano Estacado, McAlester, Muskogee, Neosho, Neosho River, Oklahoma City, Platt National Park, Red, Red River, Tulsa


Part meronymAmerica, the States, U.S., U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA

2. OK (communication) an endorsement


SamplesThey gave us the O.K. to go ahead.


SynonymsO.K., okay, okeh, okey


Broader (hypernym)countenance, endorsement, imprimatur, indorsement, sanction, warrant


English adverb: OK

1. OK an expression of agreement normally occurring at the beginning of a sentence


Synonymsall right, alright, fine, very well









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