all right

all right
all right
1 adjective
(a) (adequate) (assez) bien, pas mal;
the film was all right le film n'était pas mal;
the money is all right, but it could be better le salaire est correct, mais ça pourrait être mieux
(b) (in good health) en bonne santé; (safe) sain et sauf;
I hope they'll be all right on their own j'espère qu'ils sauront se débrouiller tout seuls;
are you all right? (are you well?) ça va?; (did you hurt yourself?) ça va?, vous ne vous êtes pas blessé?; {{}}ironic{{}} tu ne te sens pas bien?;
she's had an accident, but she's all right elle a eu un accident mais ça va;
he was quite ill, but he's all right now il a été assez malade, mais ça va ou il est rétabli maintenant;
do you think the car will be all right? tu crois que ça ira avec la voiture?
(c) (indicating agreement, approval)
is it all right if they come too? ça va s'ils viennent aussi?;
it's all right (no problem) ça va; (no matter) ça ne fait rien, ce n'est pas grave;
I've come to see if everything is all right je suis venu voir si tout va bien;
is everything all right, Madam? (in shop, restaurant etc) tout va bien, madame?;
{{}}British{{}} {{}}familiar{{}} it'll be all right on the night tu verras, tout se passera bien ;
it's all right by me moi, ça me va;
it's all right for YOU to laugh! tu peux rire, moi, ça ne m'amuse pas!
(d) (pleasant) bien, agréable; (nice-looking) chouette;
the boss is all right le patron est bien ou n'est pas trop mal;
she's all right elle est pas mal
(e) (financially etc) à l'aise, tranquille;
I'll see that you're all right je veillerai à ce que vous ne manquiez de rien;
I'm all right until Monday ça ira jusqu'à lundi;
are you all right for cash/cigarettes? tu as assez de liquide/de cigarettes?
2 adverb
(a) (well, adequately) bien;
the radio works all right la radio marche bien;
they're doing all right (progressing well) ça va (pour eux); (succeeding in career, life) ils se débrouillent bien;
everything went off all right tout a bien marché
(b) (without doubt)
it's rabies all right c'est bien la rage;
he was listening all right ça, pour écouter, il écoutait
3 exclamation
(indicating agreement, understanding) entendu!, d'accord!; (indicating approval) c'est ça!, ça va!; (indicating impatience) ça va!, ça suffit!; (indicating change or continuation of activity) bon!; {{}}American{{}} (expressing great enthusiasm) génial!;
all right, all right, I'm coming! (expressing irritation) oui, oui, j'arrive!

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