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duckie

[duhk-ee] /ˈdʌk i/
adjective, duckier, duckiest.
1.
ducky1 .
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British Dictionary definitions for duckie

ducky

/ˈdʌkɪ/
noun (pl) duckies
1.
(Brit) darling or dear: used as a term of endearment among women, but now often used in imitation of the supposed usage of homosexual men
adjective
2.
delightful; fine
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Slang definitions & phrases for duckie

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+)


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