American English

Definition of all right exclamation from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary


    all right

    (non-standard or informal alright)
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  1. 1used to check that someone agrees or understands synonym OK We've got to get up early, all right?
  2. 2used to say that you agree synonym OK “Can you do it?” “Oh, all right.”
  3. 3used when accepting thanks for help or a favor, or when someone says they are sorry synonym OK “I'm really sorry.” “That's all right, don't worry.”
  4. 4used to get someone's attention synonym OK All right class, turn to page 20.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: all right