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alright

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of alright

  1. 1 being to one's liking an alright movie, but I wouldn't pay to see it again Synonyms agreeable, all right, satisfactory, copacetic (also copasetic or copesetic), ducky, fine, good, hunky-dory, jake [slang], OK (or okay), palatableRelated Words delectable, delicious, delightful, dreamy, felicitous, gratifying, nice, pleasant, pleasing, scrumptious, welcome; acceptable, adequate, decent, passable, tolerableNear Antonyms bad, deficient, inferior, lousy, poor, punk, substandard, unacceptable, wanting, wretched; mediocre, middling, second-class, second-rateAntonyms disagreeable, unsatisfactory

  2. 2 not exposed to the threat of loss or injury we got the plane's nose back up, and after that we were alright Synonyms all right, safe, secureRelated Words hale, healthy, intact, sound, well, whole; scatheless, unharmed, unhurt, uninjured, unscathedNear Antonyms damaged, harmed, hurt, injured, scathed, woundedAntonyms endangered, exposed, imperiled (or imperilled), insecure, liable, open, subject (to), susceptible, threatened, unsafe, violable, vulnerable


alright

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of alright

  1. 1 in a satisfactory way the audition for the orchestra position seemed to go alright, but one never knows Synonyms acceptably, adequately, all right, well, creditably, decently, fine, good, middlingly, nicely, OK (or okay), passably, respectably, satisfactorily, serviceably, so-so, sufficiently, tolerablyRelated Words appropriately, aptly, congruously, correctly, decorously, felicitously, fittingly, happily, meetly, rightly, seemly, suitably; gratifyingly, satisfyingly; effectively, effectually, efficiently, neatly, tidilyNear Antonyms unbearably; inappropriately, incorrectly, indecently, unsuitably; awfully, deplorably, disastrously, dreadfully, horrendously, horribly, horridly, miserably, terriblyAntonyms bad, badly, deficiently, ill, inadequately, insufficiently, intolerably, poorly, unacceptably, unsatisfactorily

  2. 2 used to express agreement alright, you can buy me lunch, but next time it's my treat Synonyms all right, yes, aye (also ay), exactly, OK (or okay), okeydoke (or okeydokey), yea, yeah, yep, yoRelated Words absolutely, assuredly, certainly, indeed, indisputably, positively, undoubtedly, unquestionablyAntonyms nay, no, no way, scarcely

  3. 3 without any question she passed the test alright—she had the highest score in the class Synonyms all right, indeed, assuredly, certainly, clearly, definitely, doubtless, easily, forsooth, hands down, inarguably, incontestably, incontrovertibly, indisputably, plainly, really, so, sure, surely, truly, unarguably, undeniably, undoubtedly, unquestionablyRelated Words conceivably, likely, perhaps, possibly, probably; obviously, unmistakably



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