\ ˈpē-chē \
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.

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Life seems peachy, but then comes the twists and turns. Marina Liao, Marie Claire, "The 10 Best Fashion Movies That Aren't The Devil Wears Prada," 24 Dec. 2018 The peachy-pink of Orgasm looks good on literally everyone, and has even earned the support of Pinterest users. Lauren Rearick, Teen Vogue, "What Nars's Orgasm Blush Looks Like on 17 Different Skin Tones," 16 Oct. 2018 Living Coral, also known as Pantone 16-1546, is a warm, peachy orange with a life-affirming golden undertone. Hannah Morrill, ELLE Decor, "Pantone Just Released Their Color of the Year for 2019," 5 Dec. 2018 The collection includes a palette of four eyeshadows, with copper, bronze, gold, and turquoise shades; a peachy-beige satin lip gloss; and a glossy light nude lip gloss. Zoë Weiner, Teen Vogue, "ColourPop Collaborated with Make-A-Wish to Create Makeup for Cancer Patients," 5 Oct. 2018 Since the 1970s, however, things have not remained peachy. Cathleen O'grady, Ars Technica, "Whales are stressed out by climate change, and it shows in their earwax," 16 Nov. 2018 Dominique Coulon & Associés, designer of inventive libraries, schools, and elder care centers created the Huningue retirement home with a single color palette: a peachy, pink hue just a touch warmer than the traditional millennial pink. Liz Stinson, Curbed, "French retirement home gets the millennial pink treatment," 21 Sep. 2018 Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images Things aren’t so peachy anymore between President Donald Trump and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, according to recent reports. Emily Stewart, Vox, "Trump is reportedly souring on Defense Secretary Jim Mattis," 15 Sep. 2018 Her lips were painted a peachy pale pink shade of lipstick that had a satin finish. Harper's Bazaar Staff, Harper's BAZAAR, "Meghan Markle Wore a Smoky Eye and Pink Lip For The Royal Wedding," 19 May 2018

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First Known Use of peachy

1599, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of peachy was in 1599

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English Language Learners Definition of peachy

: like a peach

: very good : fine or excellent

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to gather or build up little by little

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