from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. Nonstandard All right. See Usage Note at all right.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. without doubt (used to reinforce an assertion)
  • adv. an expression of agreement normally occurring at the beginning of a sentence
  • adj. nonstandard usage
  • adv. in a satisfactory or adequate manner


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From all +‎ right. Compare Old English eallriht ("all-right, just, exactly"), equivalent to al- (“all”) +‎ right.



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