agreeable, acceptable, or commendable:
an all-right plan.
“I will put it allright to-morrow, Sir,” said my distressed employ.
Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 108, January 19, 1895 Various
The hut of allright attacked by them; plundered of every thing it had in it.
The History of Tasmania , Volume II (of 2) John West
“That is allright,” she said, with one of the few slips she made in English, running the last two words into one.
A Widow’s Tale and Other Stories Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
Good; commendable; of the proper sort Most often used of persons: all-right guys trying to make a living
the whole of (used in referring to quantity, extent, or duration): all the cake; all the way; all year. the whole number of (used in referring to individuals or particulars, taken collectively): all students. the greatest possible (used in referring to quality or degree): with all due respect; with all speed. every: all kinds; all […]
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Washington, 1799–1843, U.S. painter, novelist, and poet. Historical Examples I shall have Allston examine his proofs; he has a hawk’s eye for flaws. The Bay State Monthly, Volume 3, No. 2 Various Two other names, Malbone and Allston, deserve brief mention. Union and Democracy Allen Johnson “From all that I have heard, sir, Mrs. Allston […]
to refer casually or indirectly; make an (usually followed by to): He often alluded to his poverty. to contain a casual or indirect reference (usually followed by to): The letter alludes to something now forgotten. Contemporary Examples Chang used silicon and metal because she wanted her device to be touch-friendly, yet allude to jewelry. The […]