O.K.

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj o.k. being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition "an all-right movie","the passengers were shaken up but are all right","is everything all right?","everything's fine","things are okay","dinner and the movies had been fine","another minute I'd have been fine"
    • adv O.K. in a satisfactory or adequate manner; (`alright' is a nonstandard variant of `all right') "she'll do okay on her own","held up all right under pressure"
    • v O.K. give sanction to "I approve of his educational policies"
    • n O.K. an endorsement "they gave us the O.K. to go ahead"
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Quotations

  • J. P. Mcevoy
    J. P. Mcevoy
    “Life is just a dirty four-letter word: W-O-R-K.”

Usage

In literature:

Vice-Admiral Sir Doveton Sturdee, Bt., K.C.B., C.V.O., C.M.G.
"World's War Events, Vol. II" by Various
Alec Stoker was O. K. so far as the postmaster of Ridgeville knew.
"Flip's "Islands of Providence"" by Annie Fellows Johnston
On every one: heart, o.k.
"The Memory of Mars" by Raymond F. Jones
Why, hang it, man, you've simply got to be O. K. today!
"Left Guard Gilbert" by Ralph Henry Barbour
Hunter, (Major-General on Staff) K.C.B., D.S.O.
"South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. 2 (of 6)" by Louis Creswicke
She's O.K., isn't she?
"Next Door, Next World" by Robert Donald Locke
It was obvious that at that moment I could not O.K.
"Frenzied Finance" by Thomas W. Lawson
And then Sacagawea got well, and gave the O.K.
"The Young Alaskans on the Missouri" by Emerson Hough
Well, the man went out last night all O. K.; he was a little on the sport when off duty, but a tip-top chap when at work.
"Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter" by Lawrence L. Lynch
I went and found out that both my guns were O.K.
"Over the top with the 25th" by R. Lewis
If we stay too close too long, O.K.
"A Place in the Sun" by C.H. Thames
K-k-keep your eyes o-o-ope-open!
"The Old Tobacco Shop" by William Bowen
He may have a bad brother, but I think he's O. K. himself.
"The Boy Ranchers on Roaring River" by Willard F. Baker
No horse leaves the stables without Kurt's O. K. Oh, for the wings of a dove!
"Penny of Top Hill Trail" by Belle Kanaris Maniates
De Niggers goes to wo'k at de peep o' de day.
"Negro Folk Rhymes" by Thomas W. Talley
I tried to tell you that the negative was O. K. when I'd seen it run off.
"Sundry Accounts" by Irvin S. Cobb
Girl of O. K. Valley, The.
"Virginia of Elk Creek Valley" by Mary Ellen Chase
Thar's two rooms over the O. K. kitchen, sort o' off by themselves.
"Faro Nell and Her Friends" by Alfred Henry Lewis
Every car that passed out of that plant must have his O.K.
"Negro Migration during the War" by Emmett J. Scott
And as long's no money's taken in over the counter, the City Attorney says it's O.K.
"Rope" by Holworthy Hall
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In poetry:

You say I O.K.ed
LONG DISTANCE?
O.K.ed it when?
My goodness, Central
That was then!
"Madam And The Phone Bill" by Langston Hughes
Well--. He tacked up his k'dentials,
And got down to biz--.
Captured Johnts by cuttin' stenchils
Fer them old wheat-sacks o' his--.
"Down On Wriggle Crick" by James Whitcomb Riley
Zoo, then, I'd sooner beär my peärt,
Ov all the trials vo'k do rue,
Than have a deadness o' the heart,
Wi' nothèn mwore to veel or do.
"Thissledown" by William Barnes
Why thus destroy our noblest men,
To thee we cry, O azure Heaven!
To save K'een-foo from death, we would
A hundred lives have freely given.
"Lament For Three Brothers" by Confucius
O wild-reävèn winds I do wish I could vlee
Wi' you, lik' a bird o' the clouds, up above
The ridge o' the hill an' the top o' the tree,
To where I do long vor, an' vo'k I do love.
"Jenny Out Vrom Hwome" by William Barnes
The aïr to gi'e your cheäks a hue
O' rwosy red, so feaïr to view,
Is what do sheäke the grass-bleädes gray
At breäk o' day, in mornèn dew;
Vor vo'k that will be rathe abrode,
Will meet wi' health upon their road.
"Early Risèn" by William Barnes

In news:

Construction begins of First "Sayaendo" New-generation LNG CarrierAt Nagasaki Shipyard & Machinery Works For Osaka Gas and Mitsui O.S.K.
The ricochets of the O.K.
Wrestling Belding 49, Coopersville 24: The Redskins opened the season with an O-K Blue Conference win over the Broncos in Coopersville Wednesday night.
SEATTLE, Wash.— On August 18th, 2012 Hawthorne Hills Veterinary Hospital hosted a splashing great time at their 2nd annual doggie wash that raised over $500 to purchase Josh & Friends I'll be O.K.
Stephanie Johnston, Shelby O Mitchell, and Victoria K Sicaras.
O K, South Carolina, my adopted state, my retirement haven – you're beginning to make me mad.
Executive Director c/o Membership Service Center District of Columbia Bar 1101 K Street NW Suite 200 Washington, DC 20005.
The chef is Torrence O'Haire, a.k.a.
The Real Story of the Shootout at the O.K.
What exactly happened somewhat near the O.K.
The contact we had suggested everything was O.K.
The morning show co- host on Denver's K-O-A--A-M says he just wants to give it back to rightful owner.
San Luis Obispo native and professional soccer goalie Chris Seitz has been voted Major League Soccer W.O.R.K.S.
Bucs' cross country teams again settle for 4th at O-K Red jamboree .
According to the UK Mail a young High School LaCrosse player learned a valuable lesson about manners, and that it is not o.k.
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In science:

Here Ok and O′ k′ are coefficients (or derivatives) which depend only on k and k ′ , respectively.
Two dimensional fractional supersymmetric conformal field theories and the two point functions
The Complexity of the W ordExtractRight procedure in our case is given by O(k ′ · l′2 ), where k ′ is the power of the left part of σk i and l′ = p − iP os at each loop.
Identifying Half-Twists Using Randomized Algorithm Methods
The complexity of the W ordExtractLef t procedure in our case is given by O(k ′′ · l′′2 ) where k ′′ is the power of the right part of σk i and l′′ = l − p.
Identifying Half-Twists Using Randomized Algorithm Methods
Together we have that k ′ + k ′′ = k and l′ + l′′ = l − iP os, and therefore, the number of operations we make in the two procedures is bounded by O(k · l2 ).
Identifying Half-Twists Using Randomized Algorithm Methods
Thus g 7→ Φg is a representation of Oη (n) × Oι (k) in Aut(Y ).
A Frame Bundle Generalization of Multisymplectic Momentum Mappings
Equation (6.8) implies that the X µ are tangent to the Oη (n) × Oι (k) subbundle of LV Y .
A Frame Bundle Generalization of Multisymplectic Momentum Mappings
Definition 3.3. A sequence of submanifolds Sk ⊂ M is cal led asymptotical ly holomorphic if ∠M (T Sk , J T Sk ) = O(k−1/2 ), |RSk | = O(1).
Codimension one symplectic foliations
However, we do not have a construction where DG (k) is O(√k) for all k simultaneously.
Guaranteeing the diversity of number generators
The suggestion that, by analogy with K o , ¯K o oscillations, there could be ν, ¯ν oscillations, was considered by B.
Neutrino Oscillations. Theory and Experiment
Then, V ⊂ Λ, and we split the sum over z in (4.3) into three terms, according to ∂Λk = (∂−Λ) S(∂+Λ) S(∂O Λ) with ∂−Λ = ∂Λk \{z · ℓ ≤ 0} , ∂+Λ = ∂Λk \{z · ℓ ≥ (r + m + M )|ℓ|2 } ∂O Λ = ∂Λk \{|z − (z · ℓ)ℓ/|ℓ|2 | ≥ N |ℓ|+m|ℓ| tan(cos−1 (ζ )} .
A law of large numbers for random walks in random mixing environments
Our Theorem 2 improves the order of fluctuations of λk (X ) from O(k) (as in ) to O(√k).
Concentration of norms and eigenvalues of random matrices
N ∗ |Cb ≃ (r(b) − 1)O(−k) ⊕ (n − r(b))O(−k − 1), k = k(b).
Normal bundles of rational curves in projective spaces
Hence (Vr S ) ⊗ O(k) does not have global sections 6= 0 for µ((Vr S ) ⊗ O(k)) < 0, which means that k < −µ(Vr S ) = −rµ(S ).
Looking out for stable syzygy bundles
Wℓ+k = { jets at p of order (ℓ + k + 1, ℓ + k + 2) of (Kij , gij ) such that ρ = o(|ξ |ℓ+k ) , J = o(|ξ |ℓ+k ) in B (0, r)} .
KIDs are non-generic
The total difference for all (at most k) of these balls is then O(k ln2 k).
Counting Connected Graphs Asymptotically
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