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duckie

[duhk-ee] /ˈdʌk i/
adjective, duckier, duckiest.
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ducky

adjective

  1. Excellent, splendid; delightful • Often used ironically: Everything was just ducky until Lally went into that dame's house/ Oh, me? I'm just ducky (1897+)
  2. Cute; too cute; corny: Pastel phials tied with ducky satin bows (1897+)

noun

Dear one; precious; dearie, ducks: Are you quite ready, duckie? (1819+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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