\ 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 With the help of three dressers, Ariel Nicholson, the lone Tomo Koizumi model this season, tried on a range of dresses in a range of cerulean blue, highlighter yellow, and peachy pinks. Teen Vogue, "The Best Runway Looks From New York Fashion Week Spring Summer 2020," 7 Sep. 2019 Show stopping moments comprised of Beyoncé’s amethyst lids, which paired well with honey waves, glowing coral cheeks, and a peachy gloss to balance it all out. Akili King, Vogue, "The Best Beauty Instagrams of the Week: Adwoa Aboah, Beyoncé, and More," 24 Feb. 2019 Where strawberry blonde shades tend to lean peachy, stylists appear to be adding rosy, pink-red hues to brown hair to create the strawberry brunette look. Marci Robin, Allure, "Strawberry Brunette Is the New Way to Add a Hint of Red to Brown Hair," 25 Aug. 2019 Its muted peachy-spice color is a natural in autumn bouquets, and looks like it’s been kissed with cinnamon. Heather Arndt Anderson, Sunset Magazine, "Plant a Pumpkin Spice Latte-Inspired Garden That Looks Good Enough to Drink," 9 Aug. 2019 One’s a peachy sangria and the other a strawberry-jalapeño-tequila concoction. Linda Zavoral, The Mercury News, "First Look: Santa Clara’s The Hut 2.0, now with smoked meats," 11 July 2019 Ragland wore the most perfect peachy-pink coat and dress, with a matching hat, for the regal occasion. Amy Mackelden, Harper's BAZAAR, "Doria Ragland Wore the Prettiest Peach Outfit at Her Grandson Archie's Christening," 6 July 2019 An interesting thing to note for fans, however, is that the name and number on the back aren't the traditional white colour, but more of an electric peachy/yellow colour., "Manchester City Kit 19/20: Citizens Release New Home & Away Strips Leaving Fans Divided," 1 July 2019 The casual cafe on the first floor has a serene, greenhouse vibe with molded pale wood walls accented with mint green paint and peachy pink seating. Liz Stinson, Curbed, "Gorgeous restaurant is a not-so-subtle homage to Wes Anderson’s sets," 24 June 2019

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First Known Use of peachy

1599, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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22 Oct 2019

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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
chiefly US, informal : very good : fine or excellent

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