Meaning of “okay” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective, adverb also OK us uk /əʊˈkeɪ/ informal

A2 good or good enough:

Is your food okay?
It was okay, but it wasn't as good as his last film.

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A1 safe or healthy:

Is your grandmother okay now?

A2 allowed or acceptable:

Is it okay if I leave early today?
[ + to do sth ] Is it okay to smoke in here?

(Definition of “okay adjective, adverb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)