mod. for sure; for certain. : He's the one who said it, all right.
mod. okay. (This is hyphenated before a nominal. Slang when used before a nominal.) : Willy is an all-right guy.
exclam. That's good!; Keep it up! (A general expression of approval, often cried out from the audience during a performance or at applause time. Usually All right! The right is drawn out and falling in pitch.) : “All right!” cried the crowd when they heard the announcement about the pay increase.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition. Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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