A-OK(redirected from a-okly)
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A-OKalso A-O·kay (ā′ō-kā′)
Perfectly all right: The doctor said it was A-OK to discontinue the medicine.
A-OK adv. & n.
informal chiefly US in perfect working order; excellent
[C20: from a(ll systems) OK]
or A-O•kay(ˈeɪ oʊˈkeɪ)
Informal. OK; perfect.
A-OK- Astronauts on the Mercury Project in 1961 popularized A-OK, meaning "excellent, perfect"; it was coined by blending the adjective "A," as in A-one or A1, meaning "first-class," with "OK."
See also related terms for perfect.