oke

1
[ ohk ]
/ oʊk /

noun

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Definition for oke (2 of 2)

oke2
[ ohk ]
/ oʊk /

adjective Informal.

OK; all right.

Origin of oke

2
An Americanism dating back to 1925–30; apparently shortening of OK
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British Dictionary definitions for oke (1 of 3)

oke1
/ (əʊk) /

noun

another name for oka

British Dictionary definitions for oke (2 of 3)

oke2
/ (əʊk) /

adjective, adverb

informal another term for O.K.

British Dictionary definitions for oke (3 of 3)

oke3
/ (əʊk) /

noun

Southern African an informal word for man

Word Origin for oke

from Afrikaans
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