Definition of Peachy

1. Adjective. Very good. "You look simply smashing"

Exact synonyms: Bang-up, Bully, Corking, Cracking, Dandy, Great, Groovy, Keen, Neat, Nifty, Not Bad, Slap-up, Smashing, Swell
Language type: Colloquialism
Similar to: Good



2. Adjective. Of something resembling a peach in color.
Exact synonyms: Peachy-colored, Peachy-coloured
Similar to: Chromatic
Derivative terms: Peach

Definition of Peachy

1. a. Resembling a peach or peaches.

Definition of Peachy

1. Adjective. Resembling a peach, peach-like. ¹

2. Adjective. (slang) Very good, excellent ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Peachy

1. dandy [adj PEACHIER, PEACHIEST] - See also: dandy

Lexicographical Neighbors of Peachy

peaches-and-cream
peaches and cream
peachfuzz
peachick
peachicks
peachier
peachiest
peachily
peachiness
peaching
peachleaf willow
peachless
peachlike
peachtrees
peachwood
peachy (current term)
peachy keen
peacified
peacifies
peacify
peacifying
peacing
peacoat
peacoats
peacock
peacock-blue
peacock-throne
peacock blue

Literary usage of Peachy

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The United States Vs. Andres Castillero: "New Almaden" : Transcript of the by Andrés Castillero, United States (1860)
"AC peachy, one of the claimant's attorneys, on oath says, that since James ... J No' 366i L" C' On motion of AC peachy, Esq., attorney for the claimant, ..."

2. Ruling Cases by Irving Browne, Leonard Augustus Jones, James Tower Keen, John Melville Gould (1895)
"peachy v. Somerset, 1 Str. 447. — Bule. No. 47.—peachy v. SOMERSET. ... And on the pleadings the case was this: Sir Harry peachy, being seised of a copyhold ..."

3. Southern Literary Messenger by Carnegie-Mellon University, School of Computer Science (1844)
"OULD & peachy, ATTORNEYS AT LAW; GEORGETOWN, DC Will practice in the Courts of the District of Columbia, «nd in the counties of Fairfax, Va., and Montgomery ..."

4. The History of America by William Robertson (1780)
"The logwood cut near the town of St. Francis of Cam- peachy, is of much better quality than that on the other fide of Yucatan, ..."

5. The Writings of George Washington by George Washington (1889)
"TO CAPTAIN WILLIAM peachy. DEAR SIR, FORT LOUDOUN, 18 September. 1757. Your favor of the 22d ultimo came to hand about four days ago. ..."

6. A Selection of Leading Cases in Equity: With Notes by Frederick Thomas White, Owen Davies Tudor, John Innes Clark Hare, Horace Binney Wallace (1877)
"... peachy V. DUKE OF SOMERSET.—SLOMAN V. WALTER. intent, save as to the circumstance of time, equity, acting according to its ordinary principles, ..."

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