Meaning of jake in English:


Pronunciation /dʒeɪk/


informal North American, Australian, New Zealand predicative
  • All right; satisfactory.

    • ‘everything was jake again’
    • ‘That way everything will be jake between us again, and we can get back to our daily activities.’
    • ‘I suppose I am hoping you will say that yes, you had some trouble with your memory but it's all just jake now and not to worry.’
    mediocre, second-rate, uninspired, undistinguished, ordinary, commonplace, middle-of-the-road, mainstream, unexceptional, unexciting, unremarkable, unmemorable, indifferent, humdrum, nothing special, everyday, bland, run-of-the-mill, not very good, pedestrian, prosaic, lacklustre, forgettable, amateur, amateurish


Early 20th century of unknown origin.