All reet



all reet

interjection

An exclamation of approval: ”All reat” is the rug-cutters’ way of saying ”all right” (1930s+)

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  • All right already

    interjection enough!; hold on!; yes, now! Examples All right already! I will serve dinner. modifier Having to do with basketball: a hoop noun A finger ring: the old hoop on that finger (1859+ fr underworld); The basketball net or basket; bucket (1930s Basketball) A basketball goal; bucket: He made six hoops last night (1940s+ Basketball) […]

  • All right with one

    Also, all right by one . Agreeable to someone. For example, If you want to practice now, that’s all right with me . Although all right alone has signified acquiescence much longer (see all right , def. 5), the addition of with someone (or, sometimes, by someone ) dates from the mid-1900s.



  • All right for you

    I’m angry with you. This interjection usually accompanies a threat of revenge, as in All right for you—I won’t go out with you again. [ Early 1900s ]

  • All righty

    all righty affirmation (Variations: rightie or rightee or rightey may replace righty) A humorous or deliberately cute and childish way of saying ”all right”



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