Hunky-dory meaning

hŭngkē-dôrē
Perfectly satisfactory; fine.
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(slang) All right; fine.
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(informal) Satisfactory, fine.

Now that I’ve found my missing book, everything’s hunky-dory again.

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Origin of hunky-dory

  • Probably alteration of hunky safe, all right from obsolete hunk goal, home in a game from Dutch honk from Frisian hunk

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • hunky (“in good condition”, “safe and sound”) + dory (origin and meaning unknown)

    From Wiktionary