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What does OOK stand for?

OOK stands for Out of kilter


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The current balance between the 'public interest in freedom of the press and free expression' and other matters of public interest appears to me out of kilter," she told the inquiry in a written witness statement.
Roy Beggs, a member of the Ulster Unionist Party, said Wilson's views "are out of kilter with mainstream political opinion and more importantly the overwhelming consensus view of climate scientists throughout the world".
Have we been too busy dwelling on the past to realise that we are slightly out of kilter with the future?
While there were always individual artists and critics who admired the paper cut-outs, by and large to a post-World War II generation traumatised by seven years of loss and destruction, Matisse's decorative vision appeared out of kilter with the times; by contrast, Picasso appeared more relevant in dealing head on with themes of alienation and violence.
The wildly different dynamics--the ultra-fast huddled spin juxtaposed with the dancers suspending in splayed positions, the quick, flat-footed steps alternating with serene, refined waltzing--were suggestive of a world out of kilter, perhaps a statement on the right-wing condition in Vienna today.