A a


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [ey oh-key, oh-key, oh-key]
    • /eɪ ˈoʊˈkeɪ, ˌoʊˈkeɪ, ˈoʊˌkeɪ/
    • /ə ˌəʊˈk.eɪ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ey oh-key, oh-key, oh-key]
    • /eɪ ˈoʊˈkeɪ, ˌoʊˈkeɪ, ˈoʊˌkeɪ/

Definitions of a-ok word

  • adjective a-ok in perfect working order; excellent 3
  • adjective a-ok excellent, fine, in working order, etc. 3
  • adjective a-ok Alternative spelling of A-okay. 0

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Origin of a-ok

First appearance:

before 1955
One of the 4% newest English words
First recorded in 1955-60

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Parts of speech for A-ok


a-ok popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 47% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 72% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

Synonyms for a-ok

adj a-ok

  • fair — free from bias, dishonesty, or injustice: a fair decision; a fair judge.
  • decent — Decent is used to describe something which is considered to be of an acceptable standard or quality.
  • sufficient — adequate for the purpose; enough: sufficient proof; sufficient protection.
  • respectable — worthy of respect or esteem; estimable; worthy: a respectable citizen.
  • common — If something is common, it is found in large numbers or it happens often.

Antonyms for a-ok

adj a-ok

  • unsuitable — not suitable; inappropriate; unfitting; unbecoming.
  • insufficient — not sufficient; lacking in what is necessary or required: an insufficient answer.
  • intolerable — not tolerable; unendurable; insufferable: intolerable pain.
  • inadequate — not adequate or sufficient; inept or unsuitable.
  • disturbing — upsetting or disquieting; dismaying: a disturbing increase in the crime rate.

Top questions with a-ok

  • what does a-ok mean?

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