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be all right

1. To be of fair quality; to not be especially good or bad. That movie was just all right. Don't waste your money seeing it in the theater, but it might be worth a rental. My foot is all right these days, but I'm not ready to run a marathon or anything.
2. To be safe, uninjured, unharmed, or in a healthy or satisfactory state. Sorry for making such a sharp turn there! Is everyone all right? The back roads are a bit slippery, but if you stick to the main routes you'll be all right.
3. To be acceptable or permissible. Is it all right if I open a window in here?
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be all right (by/with somebody)

be convenient (for somebody); be allowed: ‘Yes, thank you, I will stay the night if it’s all right with you.’Is it all right to park here?
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Responding to a question, the minister said: 'Despite receiving electric shock, you can see I am alright, but Indians want Sheikh Rasheed to die and their channels have made a big deal out of yesterday's incident.'
Responding to a question, the minister said: 'Despite receiving electric shock, you can see I am alright, but Indians want Sheikh Rashid to die and their channels have made a big deal out of yesterday's incident.'
I think I am alright. If I had a chance, I would want to live exactly like this again.
I am alright about it at the moment - but on the day I won't be!" So far PS675 has already been raised towards the couple's target.
She said: "After I've had treatment everyone knows that I am alright if they see that I'm eating crisps.
He said:"I am alright. I am just trying to forget it.
"I don't want to hurry with my condition because if you aren't ready it doesn't help with the team so you have to be ready and feel 100% but I am alright now."
Those in power, " I am alright Jack," have lost interest.
"I would say I am alright where I am now, but I wouldn't be if I was 15 years younger," said Allardyce.
"I am alright. I have faith in God because I am right, and I wait for the day I will be released," the message read.
But when you shake hands as two men and say you'll focus on the football, I am alright with that.
I am alright with this," Masterson said in his final words.
John Owen Unfortunately we live in a screw you Jack I am alright, typical Tory and Sun attitude, Jeff Cooper The Tories won't help the the steel industry, because they hate trade unions and Cameron is hell bent on destroying them.