doing okay

doing OK

1. Feeling fine or recovering somewhat. Typically used as a response to a question about one's well-being. Oh, I'm doing OK—the grief has begun to lessen with time. A: "How is your sister?" B: "Doing OK. It just takes a long time to get back to normal after that kind of injury."
2. A question about one's well-being. You doing OK? I know you've had a rough week at work.
See also: OK

(I'm) doing okay.

1. Inf. I'm just fine. Bob: How you doing? Bill: Doing okay. And you? Bob: Things could be worse. Mary: How are things going? Sue: I'm doing fine, thanks. And you? Mary: Doing okay.
2. Inf. I'm doing as well as can be expected.; I'm feeling better. Mary: How are you feeling? Sue: I'm doing okay—as well as can be expected. Tom: I hope you're feeling better. Sally: I'm doing okay, thanks.
See also: okay
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But he's doing okay and might actually have a chance for Friday because he's not as sore.
Absurd reasons were given for why she could not be shipped-that she was doing okay, and that she would be
I thought we were doing okay, not great but doing okay, and it is disappointing when you concede a goal.
We're doing okay at the moment but we've got a lot of games coming up.
We are doing okay, but we are not getting carried away.
I have come from two sugars in my tea to one, and I am doing okay.
I was speaking to Bish (Andy Bishop) and he was saying you need a good run of games, nine or 10 games, I came back from an injury and was doing okay but then got the red card and that put me out for three games, but that is football.
Thankfully she's doing okay, a bit shaken up but thankfully nothing worse happened.
And as for the recovery, it certainly isn't filtering down to ordinary decent hardworking people like me - but as long as the top one percent are doing okay that's alright, isn't it?
I run a small online firm and I'm doing okay but could do with earning a bit more money to make ends meet.
Expressing surprise at his shot, Rose said that although he felt a bit lethargic, he found that he was doing okay after he looked at the scoreboard, following which the shot came out of nowhere, adding that he hopes to carry the momentum into the final two rounds at the tournament.
The Easy A star refused to move back to Los Angeles in March but she has now told them they can come to visit her in New York to see that she is doing okay.
In America, Lee Westwood - who moved his family to Florida over Christmas - is doing okay in the Honda Classic at the PGA National Club in Palm Beech.
Life is not very exciting for him at the moment - it's a bit of a boring experience - but he's doing okay.
The 'Blossom' star is doing okay, despite being in what was called a severe car accident yesterday.