\ 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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The honey-like shade looks amazing against her warm skin, which glowed with a peachy blush at the New York City award show. Marci Robin, Allure, "Lucy Liu Dyed Her Signature Black Hair a Warm, Sandy Blonde Color," 23 May 2018 This stick also comes in lavender and peachy shades, if pink is too far out of your comfort zone. The Cut, "6 Must-Haves From Milk Makeup’s Massive Secret Sale," 12 June 2018 Underneath the land is a giant stretch of limestone, making the earth quite peachy. John Kass,, "Who knew peaches could be so political?," 12 July 2018 To complement her nude lashes, Nummelin brushed peachy pink shadows from the Sigma Beauty Warm Neutrals Volume 2 Eye Shadow Palette, specifically the color called Passion Fruit, and the Smoke Screen Eye Shadow Palette. Devon Abelman, Allure, "These Viral Nude Eyelashes Are the Utterly Unique Makeup Look I Never Knew I Needed," 28 Feb. 2018 Brittany began by applying foundation with a Beautyblender, followed by neutral shades of taupe eyeshadow and a peachy-pink lip gloss. Zoë Weiner, Teen Vogue, "Lili Reinhart Reacts to Riverdale Betty Cooper Makeup Tutorials," 27 June 2018 There was Call Me by Your Name, Oscar-nominee and just peachy Internet phenomenon about two gorgeous, ’80s-era men. Michelle Ruiz, Vogue, "Camille Perri’s When Katie Met Cassidy Is the Delightful, Sexy, Queer Rom-Com Novel of the Summer," 20 June 2018 For most of them, and most rosé drinkers overall, research has revealed, the wine has to be the right shade of pink: a pale peachy one. Lettie Teague, WSJ, "The Surprising Truth About the Price of Rosé," 24 May 2018 These custom sneakers coordinate with three of the beauty brand's most coveted lip colors: Crème d’Nude (a peachy neutral), Lady Danger (a coral-red hue), and Sin (a deep berry shade). Tiffany Dodson, SELF, "Thank You, Puma x MAC for Giving Me Sneakers and Lipstick That Match," 17 May 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

: very good : fine or excellent

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