adjective \ˌhəŋ-kē-ˈdr-ē\

: free of trouble or problems

Full Definition of HUNKY-DORY

:  quite satisfactory :  fine

Origin of HUNKY-DORY

obsolete English dialect hunk home base + -dory (of unknown origin)
First Known Use: 1866


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