peachy


peachy
Synonyms and related words:
OK, ace-high, bad, bang-up, bonzer, boss, bully, but good, cool, corking, crackerjack, dandy, delicious, divine, downy, ducky, fab, feathery, fine and dandy, flossy, fluffy, furry, fuzzy, gear, glorious, great, groovy, heavy, hirsute, hot, hunky-dory, jam-up, just dandy, keen, marvy, mean, nappy, neat, nifty, nobby, okay, out of sight, peachy-keen, pinnate, ripping, rum, scrumptious, slap-up, smashing, solid, something else, spiffing, spiffy, stunning, swell, tough, velvety, wizard

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  • Peachy — Peach y (p[=e]ch [y^]), a. Resembling a peach or peaches. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • peachy — 1590s, from PEACH (Cf. peach) + Y (Cf. y) (2). Slang sense of “attractive” attested by 1900 …   Etymology dictionary

  • peachy — [pē′chē] adj. peachier, peachiest 1. peachlike, as in color or texture ☆ 2. [Old Slang] fine, excellent, etc. peachiness n …   English World dictionary

  • Peachy — Infobox Single Name = Peachy Caption = Artist = Missy Higgins from Album = On a Clear Night A side = Droving Woman * The Book Song (Live) * 100 Round The Bends (Live) * Don t Ever (Live) B side = Released = November 10,2007 Format = Digital… …   Wikipedia

  • peachy — [[t]pi͟ːtʃi[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n, ADJ colour If you describe something as peachy, you mean that it tastes or smells like a peach or is similar in colour to a peach. ...a rich, peachy dessert wine. ...peachy pink. 2) ADJ GRADED If you say …   English dictionary

  • peachy — peach|y [ pitʃi ] adjective 1. ) peachy or peachy keen INFORMAL excellent or nice 2. ) similar to a PEACH in color, taste, or smell …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • peachy — adjective (peachier, peachiest) 1》 of the nature or appearance of a peach. 2》 (also peachy keen) informal, chiefly N. Amer. attractive or excellent: everything is just peachy. Derivatives peachiness noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • peachy — UK [ˈpiːtʃɪ] / US [ˈpɪtʃɪ] adjective Word forms peachy : adjective peachy comparative peachier superlative peachiest 1) similar to a peach in colour, taste, or smell 2) mainly American informal excellent or nice …   English dictionary

  • peachy — adjective 1. very good he did a bully job a neat sports car had a great time at the party you look simply smashing • Syn: ↑bang up, ↑bully, ↑corking, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • peachy — peach|y [ˈpi:tʃi] adj 1.) tasting or looking like a peach ▪ a delicious peachy flavour 2.) AmE informal very good or pleasant …   Dictionary of contemporary English