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5 definitions found
 for okay
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  okay \okay\ adj.
     Satifactory; agreeable; pleasant; as, things are okay; he's
     an okay guy.
  
     Syn: all right(predicate), all-right(prenominal), ok, o.k.
          [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  okay \okay\ n.
     An endorsement; approval; permission; as, they gave us the
     okay to go ahead.
  
     Syn: OK, okey, okeh.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  okay \okay\ v. t.
     to approve; as, the boss okayed my proposal.
  
     Syn: approve, ok, sanction.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  okay
      adv 1: 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') [syn: okay,
             O.K., all right, alright]
      adj 1: 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" [syn: all right,
             fine, o.k., ok, okay, hunky-dory]
      n 1: an endorsement; "they gave us the O.K. to go ahead" [syn:
           O.K., OK, okay, okey, okeh]
      v 1: give sanction to; "I approve of his educational policies"
           [syn: approve, O.K., okay, sanction] [ant:
           disapprove, reject]

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Okay, OK -- U.S. town in Oklahoma
     Population (2000):    597
     Housing Units (2000): 278
     Land area (2000):     0.809689 sq. miles (2.097086 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    0.809689 sq. miles (2.097086 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            54100
     Located within:       Oklahoma (OK), FIPS 40
     Location:             35.852723 N, 95.315763 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):    
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Okay, OK
      Okay
  

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