WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
ˌall ˈright, adv. 
  • yes;
    very well:All right, you can go.
  • (used in a question) do you agree?: We'll meet tomorrow, all right?
  • satisfactorily;
    acceptably: Her work is coming along all right.
  • without fail;
    certainly: You'll hear about this, all right!

  • adj. [be + ~]
    1. safe;
      healthy;
      uninjured:Are you sure you're all right?
    2. acceptable;
      passable:His performance was barely all right.
    3. Informal Termsreliable;
      good:That fellow is really all right.

    WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
    all′ right, 
    1. safe;
      sound:Are you all right?
    2. yes;
      very well;
      OK:All right, I'll go with you.
    3. (used as an interrogative or interrogative tag) OK?;
      do you agree?:We'll deal with this problem tomorrow, all right?
    4. satisfactory;
      acceptable:His performance was all right, but I've seen better.
    5. satisfactorily;
      acceptably:His work is coming along all right.
    6. without fail;
      certainly:You'll hear about this, all right!
    7. Informal Termsreliable;
      good:That fellow is all right.
    8. British Terms(a) bit of all right, quite satisfactory (used as an understatement):The way he saved that child's life was a bit of all right.
    • 1100–50; origin, originally adverb, adverbial phrase; compare Middle English al ri(g)ht indeed, straightway, at once, late Old English eall riht just (as)
      See  alright. 

    all-right  (ôlrīt′),USA pronunciation adj. [Informal.]
    1. Informal Termsagreeable, acceptable, or commendable:an all-right plan.
    [1815–25]

    Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

    all right adj (postpositive except in slang use)
    1. adequate; satisfactory
    2. unharmed; safe
    3. all-rightUS slang acceptable
    sentence substitute
    1. very well: used to express assent
    adv
    1. satisfactorily; adequately: the car goes all right
    2. without doubt

    Also: alright USAGE
    alright




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