hunky-dory

[huhng-kee-dawr-ee, -dohr-ee]
adjective Slang.
about as well as one could wish or expect; satisfactory; fine; OK.

Origin:
1865–70; hunky1 + dory < ?

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hunky-dory (ˌhʌŋkɪˈdɔːrɪ)
 
adj
informal very satisfactory; fine
 
[C20: of uncertain origin]

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hunky-dory
1866, Amer.Eng. (popularized c.1870 by a Christy Minstrel song), perhaps a reduplication of hunkey "all right, satisfactory" (1861), from hunk "in a safe position" (1847) New York City slang, from Du. honk "goal, home," from M.Du. honc "place of refuge, hiding place." A theory from 1876, however, traces
it to Honcho dori, said to be a street in Yokohama, Japan, where sailors went for diversions of the sort sailors enjoy.
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Example sentences
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.
The newly hatched sibling seemed to think his older brother was hunky-dory, and they got on famously.
We haven't told you that everything is all fine and hunky-dory.
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