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Perfectly satisfactory; fine.
[Probably alteration of hunky, safe, all right, from obsolete hunk, goal, home in a game, from Dutch honk, from Frisian hunk.]
informal very satisfactory; fine
[C20: of uncertain origin]
hunk•y-do•ry(ˈhʌŋ kiˈdɔr i, -ˈdoʊr i)
about as well as one could wish or expect; fine.
[1865–70, Amer.; hunky satisfactory, right (appar. hunk “home” in a game, a safe place (< Dutch honk) + -y1) + dory, of obscure orig.]
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|Adj.||1.||hunky-dory - being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition; "an all-right movie"; "the passengers were shaken up but are all right"; "is everything all right?"; "everything's fine"; "things are okay"; "dinner and the movies had been fine"; "another minute I'd have been fine"|
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
satisfactory - giving satisfaction; "satisfactory living conditions"; "his grades were satisfactory"