Definition of ducky in English:

ducky

noun

British
informal
  • Dear (used as a form of address)

    ‘come and sit down, ducky’
    • ‘Well, ducky, you'll definitely be in for a ride.’
    • ‘I couldn't resist hauling out the cliché machine, my duckies!’
    • ‘Interesting my little ducky, I only hope I do not hurt you to much.’

adjective

North American
informal
  • Charming; delightful.

    ‘everything here is just ducky’
    • ‘I hope you'll have a ducky time with this information!’
    • ‘Maybe we'll get some more oil and maybe prices go up and everything is just ducky, right?’
    entertaining, amusing, delightful, nice, to one's liking, pleasant, congenial, lovely, fine, good, great, agreeable, pleasurable, replayable, delicious, delectable, diverting, satisfying, gratifying
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Origin

Early 19th century: from duck.

Pronunciation

ducky

/ˈdʌki/