Definitions of okay

  1. ( informal) 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"
  2. 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')

Usage examples for okay

  1. Then I wiped the smile off my face and said, Okay, Siddy, play Macbeth as Little Lord Fauntleroy or Baby Snooks if you want to. – No Great Magic by Fritz Reuter Leiber
  2. Of course she didn't have, but she could drive on back streets and be okay. – The-Life-of-Me-an-autobiography by Johnson, Clarence Edgar
  3. Okay, we'll talk about it. – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover
  4. Okay; see you directly. – Murder in the Gunroom by Henry Beam Piper
  5. You just tell me who I have to see what all I have to do on the way, okay? – An Encounter in Atlanta by Ed Howdershelt
  6. " Okay, that's all," he said. – The Year When Stardust Fell by Raymond F. Jones
  7. " Okay, Blacker," Stinson thundered. – Get Out of Our Skies! by E. K. Jarvis
  8. " Okay, Yoris," he said. – Trees Are Where You Find Them by Arthur Dekker Savage
  9. Okay to tell me where you are? – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  10. Okay, but how are we going to work it? – The Fourth R by George Oliver Smith
  11. " Oh, that's okay," she said. – Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town by Cory Doctorow
  12. Lynch blinked, took a deep breath, and said in an entirely different voice, Okay, Malone. – The Impossibles by Gordon Randall Garrett Laurence Mark Janifer
  13. " Okay, Frank- have that part your way. – The Planet Strappers by Raymond Zinke Gallun
  14. " Okay, I'll be good," the reporter promised. – The Clock Strikes Thirteen by Mildred A. Wirt
  15. " Yes, Colonel, this tin can I'm riding is holding together okay," Dan continued to Rough Rock. – Shipwreck in the Sky by Eando Binder
  16. John looked at Cade and said, Well, okay, then. – An Encounter in Atlanta by Ed Howdershelt
  17. Okay, okay, but make it good! – Dave Dawson at Casablanca by Robert Sydney Bowen
  18. The driver swung around to stare at them, blinked, and finally said, Okay, Mac. – The Impossibles by Gordon Randall Garrett Laurence Mark Janifer