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hunky–dory

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adjective hun·ky–do·ry \ˌhəŋ-kē-ˈdȯr-ē\

Simple Definition of hunky–dory

  • : free of trouble or problems

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of hunky–dory

  1. :  quite satisfactory :  fine

Origin and Etymology of hunky–dory

obsolete English dialect hunk home base + -dory (of unknown origin)


First Known Use: 1866


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