Simple Definition of pukka
: very good
Examples of pukka
<wondering whether the old-looking ivory box was pukka—or just something recently manufactured in China>
Variants of pukka
Origin of pukka
Hindi & Urdu pakkā cooked, ripe, solid, from Sanskrit pakva; akin to Greek pessein to cook — more at cook
First Known Use: 1776
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