okay

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English[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A respelling of OK.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

okay (plural okays)

  1. Alternative spelling of OK

Verb[edit]

okay (third-person singular simple present okays, present participle okaying, simple past and past participle okayed)

  1. Alternative spelling of OK

Adjective[edit]

okay (comparative more okay, superlative most okay)

  1. Alternative spelling of OK
    1869 Little Women, Part Second, by Louisa May Alcott
    One of us must marry well. Meg didn't, Jo won't, Beth can't yet, so I shall, and make everything okay all round.

Adverb[edit]

okay (comparative more okay, superlative most okay)

  1. Alternative spelling of OK

Interjection[edit]

okay

  1. Alternative spelling of OK

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English okay.

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

okay

  1. OK (endorsement; approval)

German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

okay

  1. OK
    Synonyms: in Ordnung, d’accord, tamam

Usage notes[edit]

The spelling okay is the most frequent in German. Abbreviations (as given above) do exist, but are less common than in English.

Adverb[edit]

okay

  1. OK
    Synonyms: ordentlich, annehmlich, annehmbar, zufriedenstellend

Adjective[edit]

okay (comparative okayer, superlative am okaysten)

  1. OK
    Synonyms: in Ordnung, d’accord, annehmlich, annehmbar

Usage notes[edit]

Attributive use is uncommon and likely to be considered ungrammatical:

Ich bin ein ganz okayer Fußballer.
I'm an OK footballer.

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English okay.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /oˈkei/, [oˈkei̯]

Interjection[edit]

okay

  1. OK (endorsement; approval)