Are you OK?(redirected from Are You Okay?)
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Are you OK?
1. Used to ask about someone's emotional well-being, especially if they seem upset or distressed. A: "Tom just dumped me." B: "Oh, geeze, I'm so sorry. Are you OK?" A: "Hey, are you OK?" B: "No, I just got a call that Grandma is in the hospital." Are you OK? You seem kind of distracted today.
2. Used to check whether someone is injured or ill. A: "Oh my gosh, are you OK?" B: "Yes, I'm fine, thanks. It was just a scratch." I heard you had an accident on the way to work! Are you OK? A: "Are you OK?" B: "I just need to catch my breath."
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