\ ˈpē-chē How to pronounce peachy (audio) \
peachier; peachiest

Definition of peachy

1 : resembling a peach
2 : unusually fine : dandy

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Examples of peachy in a Sentence

That's just peachy with me. For the first few months of their marriage, everything was peachy.
Recent Examples on the Web The peachy couple were pictured canoodling in front of a Christmas tree. Darlene Aderoju,, "Sneak a Peek Inside Justin Bieber's New Year's Eve Rehearsals Before Secret Venue Is Revealed," 30 Dec. 2020 Originally, the walls were a yellow-white color, and the mantel was a peachy stone color. Kelly Allen, House Beautiful, "Becca Tobin Turns a "90s Eyesore" Into an Inviting Home," 28 Dec. 2020 Of course, every good host needs a charming guest room, so Kehoe and Nickey whipped up one with peachy-pink paint and a wall-spanning upholstered headboard. Hadley Keller, House Beautiful, "A Forever Home by Nickey Kehoe That's Perfect for Hosting—or Holing Up," 19 Nov. 2020 The Zero gravity leggings are made with incredibly lightweight material, and [have] a high compression to keep everything in place and make your butt look peachy. Nicole Briese, USA TODAY, "Jennifer Aniston loves these Sweaty Betty leggings—and they're half off right now," 3 Oct. 2020 This one features a peachy geometric pattern that's also available in blue and gray. Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, "6 Tie-Dye Home Decor Finds that Let You Try the Trend Without Making a Mess," 20 Aug. 2020 The peachy-pink drink consists of white peach pureé topped with fizzing, bubbling Prosecco. Alex Erdekian, Condé Nast Traveler, "11 Italian Cocktails You Can Make at Home," 27 Apr. 2020 Despite the fierce debate and criticism happening in the comments section of her photo, Simpson’s peachy hair is clearly just a wig, put on for a night of birthday fun. Chloe Metzger, Marie Claire, "Jessica Simpson With Red Hair and Bangs Looks Completely Unrecognizable," 13 July 2018 Ross paired her stunning sartorial ensemble with matching golden eyeshadow, flushed peachy cheeks, and a coral matte lipstick. Bianca Betancourt, Harper's BAZAAR, "Tracee Ellis Ross Stuns in Regal Zuhair Murad Couture at Oscars After Party," 10 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of peachy

1599, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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13 Jan 2021

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“Peachy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of peachy

: like a peach
chiefly US, informal : very good : fine or excellent

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