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The Collaborative International Dictionary

okay \okay\ adj. Satifactory; agreeable; pleasant; as, things are okay; he's an okay guy.

Syn: all right(predicate), all-right(prenominal), ok, o.k.


okay \okay\ n. An endorsement; approval; permission; as, they gave us the okay to go ahead.

Syn: OK, okey, okeh.


okay \okay\ v. t. to approve; as, the boss okayed my proposal.

Syn: approve, ok, sanction.

Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary

see OK.

  1. ''See'' '''OK#Adjective''' adv. ''See'' '''OK#Adverb''' alt. ''See'' '''OK#Noun''' interj. ''See'' '''OK#Interjection''' n. ''See'' '''OK#Noun''' v

  2. ''See'' '''OK#Verb'''

  1. adj. being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition; "an 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" [syn: all right, fine, ok, o.k., hunky-dory]

  2. n. an endorsement; "they gave us the O.K. to go ahead" [syn: O.K., OK, okey, okeh]

  3. adv. in a satisfactory or adequate manner; "she'll do okay on her own"; "held up all right under pressure"; (`alright' is a nonstandard variant of `all right') [syn: O.K., all right, alright]

  4. v. give sanction to; "I approve of his educational policies" [syn: approve, O.K., sanction] [ant: disapprove]

Okay, OK -- U.S. town in Oklahoma
Population (2000): 597
Housing Units (2000): 278
Land area (2000): 0.809689 sq. miles (2.097086 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 0.809689 sq. miles (2.097086 sq. km)
FIPS code: 54100
Located within: Oklahoma (OK), FIPS 40
Location: 35.852723 N, 95.315763 W
ZIP Codes (1990):
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
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Okay (disambiguation)

Okay is a term of approval, assent, or acknowledgment.

Okay may also refer to:

  • Okay (name), Turkish masculine given name and surname
  • Okay (band), a German pop group
  • Okay (American band), an indie-pop band signed to Absolutely Kosher Records
  • "Okay" (song), a song by Nivea
  • Okay!, a song by Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich
  • Okay (film), a 2002 Danish film starring Paprika Steen
  • Okay, Arkansas, U.S.
  • Okay, Oklahoma, U.S.
  • Okay, Haitian Creole name of Les Cayes, a commune of Haiti
  • Okay, a French brand of paper towels owned by Georgia-Pacific
  • Onnu Kure Áyiram Yogam (OKAY), a people's association in Kodungallur, Kerala, India
Okay (band)

Okay (sometimes also spelt as O.K.) is a pop group from Frankfurt, Germany.

Their 1987 single "Okay!" reached #2 on the German music chart in 1988 and #1 on the Austrian chart.

Okay (song)

"Okay" is a song recorded by American singer Nivea. It was released in October 2004 as the lead single from her second studio album Complicated. It features Lil Jon and YoungBloodZ. The song peaked at number 40 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart and number 14 on the U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop songs chart.

Okay (film)

Okay is a 2002 Danish drama film directed by Jesper W. Nielsen.

Okay (name)

Okay is a Turkish masculine given name and surname. Notable people with the name include:

Usage examples of "okay".

Once the machine had okayed my number I spent a couple of hours sitting there, rolling around on one of those uncomfortable little typist chairs, calling up answers on the display screen and printing out yards of pale-green security bumf for Dicky.

Still, both because of the possibility of more carb absorption than the labels let on and because of possible gastric distress, go easy, okay?

The people with the entry charges were checking to ensure they were okay, and putting on the claymore clacker that would initiate the charge.

It had to be, because it was day, and there was Crim, coming in the door, and he looked okay!

Okay, I said he was cute, but he was in no position to say he dated a lot of anything, never mind with the word gorgeous in it.

But the others landed in soft soil gouged by the derailment and they made it okay.

Treadwell had also gotten out to his squad, and they had been returning to the office in dribs and drabs, catching up on things, getting the further notice that Batiste was personally okaying the overtime they needed to serve subpoenas, write their reports, do their work.

Okay, Golden State Power has had 82 its differences with environmentalists, and will probably have more.

The two planes came over so low, while he waved a thumbs up to show he was okay, that he recog-ized Gibby Blake in the TBF and Al Taddeo of VF-10 the F6.

Not just the way she looked, which was okay in any language, but the kind of dame she was and the way she backed him up, and irregardless, too.

Lance has assured him that all the kinetics on board will do the landing okay.

Okay, lemme hit the cornpopewter and see who we got on the run in Philly.

He barely noticed the pop of the top of the lube because he was focusing on not moving until Randy told him it was okay.

At eleven I used my cellular phone to call my mother and make sure Grandma Mazur was okay.

Jobs and Violet did okay with that one Meanie back at the Tower of Babel.