all right

all right (also informal) alright) adjective, adverb, exclamation

1 good, or good enough:

  • Is everything all right?
2 well; not hurt:

  • I was ill, but I’m all right now.
3 used to say ‘yes, I agree’ when somebody asks you to do something:

  • ‘Can you get me some stamps?’ ‘All right.’

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