Slang pleasing, delightful, darling, etc.: often used ironically
Origin of duckyearly 19th-c. term of endearment ; from duck + -y
adjectiveduck·i·er, duck·i·est Slang
(comparative more ducky, superlative most ducky)
- A pet name used affectionately.
- "Morning, ducky!" said Roderick, as he gave his partner a quick peck on the cheek and sat down to breakfast.
- (childish) A duck (aquatic bird).