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al·right

alright

 
pronunciation:
awl raIt
parts of speech:
adjective, adverb
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: all right; unharmed or undamaged, or free of the risk of harm or damage.
Don't worry about me; I'll be alright.
definition 2: all right; meeting minimum standards; satisfactory.
The hotel room is cramped, but it's alright for one night.
 
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: all right; meeting minimum standards; satisfactorily.
I know I didn't get an A, but I did alright.
definition 2: all right; without a doubt; certainly.
You'll be hearing from my lawyer, alright! You can bet on that!