\ 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.

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Model Aweng Chuol made the case for vibrant citrus tones for summer with her peachy wings and matching glossy pout, as did musician Merry Lamb Lamb, sculpting her freckled cheeks with swirls of coral blush. Akili King, Vogue, "The Best Beauty Instagrams of the Week: Aweng Chuol, Margot Robbie, and More," 26 May 2019 As for the highlighter, Nars promises a rosy complexion, and the liquid formula was created to give you that same peachy-pink hue that Orgasm is so beloved for. Lauren Rearick, Teen Vogue, "Nars Created a Makeup Line Inspired by Their Orgasm Blush," 9 Apr. 2019 There's also a sheet of paper on the table showing what appears to either be three fragrances or three different bottle color options—including classic red, pink, and peachy nude. Jenna Rosenstein, Harper's BAZAAR, "Kylie Jenner's First Perfume Is Shaped Like Giant Lips," 1 Apr. 2019 In terms of color, fair and cool complexions should look to more muted shades, like baby pink or peachy pink, while deeper, warmer complexions can go brighter. Lauren Valenti, Vogue, "The 4 Rules of Second-Skin Blush, According to Beyoncé’s Makeup Artist and More," 28 Apr. 2018 Skipping between shows, Reese and Molly Blutstein’s scattered freckles and bare, peachy complexions offered a soft balance to their more daring ensembles. Vogue, "The Best Street Style Beauty Looks From the Spring 2019 Shows," 4 Oct. 2018 Our favorite part, though, has to be the range of retro milkglass, offered in a true-to-original jadeite color, as well as a peachy pink variety. Hadley Keller, House Beautiful, "Chip and Jo Gaines's New Hearth & Hand Collection for Target Has Jadeite, Chic Table Linens, and More," 19 Feb. 2019 And while things didn't exactly end up peachy for those two on the show, luckily, Patrick Dempsey and Kate Walsh are still good friends IRL. Michelle Manetti, Good Housekeeping, "'Grey's Anatomy' Fans Are Losing It Over the Comment Patrick Dempsey Left on Kate Walsh's Instagram," 28 Jan. 2019 On top of that, there are two brand new glitter glosses and a new Kissmas Matte Lip Kit in a peachy brown nude. Leah Prinzivalli, Allure, "Kylie Jenner Just Revealed Her Entire 2018 Holiday Makeup Collection on Instagram," 14 Nov. 2018

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First Known Use of peachy

1599, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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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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to move with exaggerated bouncy motions

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