jim-dandy

noun
jim-dan·​dy | \ ˈjim-ˈdan-dē How to pronounce jim-dandy (audio) \

Definition of jim-dandy

: something excellent of its kind

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First Known Use of jim-dandy

1887, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for jim-dandy

from the name Jim

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The first known use of jim-dandy was in 1887

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“Jim-dandy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jim-dandy. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.

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