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adjective Informal.
  1. OK; all right.
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Origin of oke2

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

  • All their accustomed sports were neglected, and their play-hours devoted to drawing with chalk and oker.

    The Life, Studies, And Works Of Benjamin West, Esq.

    John Galt

  • Rimsmoor Pond is, but Oker's Pool isn't, because he is deep, and is never dry—'tis just over there.

British Dictionary definitions for oker


  1. another name for oka
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adjective, adverb
  1. informal another term for O.K.
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  1. Southern African an informal word for man
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Word Origin

from Afrikaans
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Word Origin and History for oker


slang clipping of OK, attested from 1929.

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