oke

2
[ohk]
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adjective Informal.

OK; all right.

Nearby words

  1. okapi,
  2. okavango,
  3. okay,
  4. okayama,
  5. okazaki,
  6. okeechobee,
  7. okeechobee waterway,
  8. okeechobee, lake,
  9. okefenokee swamp,
  10. okeghem

Origin of oke

2
An Americanism dating back to 1925–30; apparently shortening of OK

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British Dictionary definitions for oker

oke

1

noun

another name for oka

oke

2

adjective, adverb

informal another term for O.K.

oke

3

noun

Southern African an informal word for man

Word Origin for oke

from Afrikaans

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Word Origin and History for oker

oke

slang clipping of OK, attested from 1929.

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