Okay - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌoʊˈkeɪ|
Brit.  |ˌəʊˈkeɪ|  British pronunciation of the word okay

noun

- an endorsement (syn: ok, okeh, okey)

verb

- give sanction to (syn: approve, sanction)
- in a satisfactory or adequate manner (syn: alright)
she'll do okay on her own
- being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition (syn: cool, fine, hunky- dory, ok)
things are okay

Examples

We need her OK on this before we place the order.

The boss gave his okay.

The boss needs to OK this before we place the order.

...a judge will have to OK the search warrant...

Paul is an OK kind of guy.

Are you OK?

she'll do okay on her own

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