Thesaurus

pukka

adjective
variants: also pucka

Synonyms & Antonyms of pukka

being exactly as appears or as claimed
  • wondering whether the old-looking ivory box was pukka—or just something recently manufactured in China

Synonyms for pukka

Words Related to pukka

Phrases Synonymous with pukka

Near Antonyms for pukka

Antonyms for pukka

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About pukka

Time Traveler for pukka

Time Traveler

The first known use of pukka was in 1776

See more words from the same year

Listen to Our Podcast About pukka

Thesaurus Entries Near pukka

puking

pukka

pulchritude

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Pukka.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pukka. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

The Great British Vocabulary Quiz

  • union jack speech bubble
  • Named after Sir Robert Peel, what are British police called?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!