1 [huhng-kee]
adjective Slang.
satisfactory; well; right.
even; leaving no balance.

1860–65, Americanism; origin uncertain Unabridged


2 [huhng-kee]
noun, plural hunkies. (sometimes initial capital letter) Slang: Disparaging and Offensive.
a person of Hungarian or Slavic descent, especially an unskilled or semiskilled worker.
Also, hunkie.

1895–1900; perhaps Hung(arian) (with devoicing of -g-, influenced by hunk) + -y2; cf. bohunk


3 [huhng-kee]
adjective, hunkier, hunkiest.
Slang. (of a male) having a handsome, well-developed physique.

1910–15; hunk + -y1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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honky definition

and honkey; honkie; hunky
  1. n.
    a white male; a Caucasian. (Black. Not necessarily derogatory. A pronunciation variant of hunky. Compare to jonx = junks.) : Some honky was around asking for you.
  2. mod.
    in the manner of a Caucasian; white-like. : That's honky music. I want to hear soul.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
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Example sentences
The newly hatched sibling seemed to think his older brother was hunky-dory, and
  they got on famously.
Things may not exactly be hunky-dory, but some of the innovations at bottom of
  the pyramid are certainly working.
It seems to be a brilliantly calculated move and look hunky-dory.
We don't make any progress by pretending that everything is always hunky-dory.
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