peachy


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Related to peachy: peachy keen

peach·y

 (pē′chē)
adj. peach·i·er, peach·i·est
1. Resembling a peach, especially in color or texture.
2. Informal Splendid; fine.

peach′i·ness n.

peachy

(ˈpiːtʃɪ)
adj, peachier or peachiest
1. of or like a peach, esp in colour or texture
2. informal excellent; fine
ˈpeachily adv
ˈpeachiness n

peach•y

(ˈpi tʃi)

adj. peach•i•er, peach•i•est.
1. resembling a peach, as in color.
2. Informal. excellent; wonderful; fine.
[1590–1600]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.peachy - very goodpeachy - very good; "he did a bully job"; "a neat sports car"; "had a great time at the party"; "you look simply smashing"
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
good - having desirable or positive qualities especially those suitable for a thing specified; "good news from the hospital"; "a good report card"; "when she was good she was very very good"; "a good knife is one good for cutting"; "this stump will make a good picnic table"; "a good check"; "a good joke"; "a good exterior paint"; "a good secretary"; "a good dress for the office"
2.peachy - of something resembling a peach in color
chromatic - being or having or characterized by hue
Translations

peachy

[ˈpiːtʃi] adj (mainly US) (= nice) → génial(e)

peachy

adj
(in colour) complexionpfirsichfarben, Pfirsich-
(esp US inf: = excellent) → prima; how’s it going? — just peachy!wie gehts? — prima!
References in classic literature ?
Her gown was of a soft white silky stuff that clung to her round young figure like a fish's skin, and it was rippled over with the gracefulest little fringy films of lace; she had deep, tender eyes, with long, curved lashes; and she had peachy cheeks, and a dimpled chin, and such a dear little rosebud of a mouth; and she was so dovelike, so pure, and so gracious, so sweet and so bewitching.
Carriages rattle, doors are battered at, the world exchanges calls; ancient charmers with skeleton throats and peachy cheeks that have a rather ghastly bloom upon them seen by daylight, when indeed these fascinating creatures look like Death and the Lady fused together, dazzle the eyes of men.
Young Fledgeby had a peachy cheek, or a cheek compounded of the peach and the red red red wall on which it grows, and was an awkward, sandy- haired, small-eyed youth, exceeding slim (his enemies would have said lanky), and prone to self-examination in the articles of whisker and moustache.
Peachy, NCTM, 11506 Crestmoor Ct, Richmond, VA 23236-2400; (804) 897-3727; peachy-d@comcast.net
Available in two fruity flavours - Strawberry & Raspberry and Peachy Banana - the flavouring can be added to all types of milk, including soya and goats milk, to make it more palatable.
The white is made from the local Xynistiri grape, which produces a peachy, grapey fragrance and offers a fresh, dry taste.
'That was one of the things I loved most about him,' says his wife of almost 40 years, Peachy Evangelista Yamsuan, with a wistful sigh.
Holmdel, NJ, October 19, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Peachy Queen Boutique, New Jersey newest non-profit resale boutique, is proud to announce the launch of its revamped website at http://www.peachyqueen.com/
It follows the success of her start-up company Peachy Pink, whose ladies anti-cellulite and body-shaping underwear range Peachy-Body is now being sold globally.
C: Just like cult favourite dandelion only peachy, Benefit Georgia blush pounds 22.50 D: Jemma Kidd Powder Blush Duo in Soft Peach and Beige pounds 13
Virgin Vie Day Spa, pounds 15.50 Peachy fragrance, light enough for daily wear.
Richard Johnson, Chris Burn, Rickie Farrell and Neil Peachy are all ruled out but manager Vince Kirkup can count on Daryl Evans, Shaun Gregory, Ian Vickerstaff, Paul Elliott, Alan Lamb and Wayne Peachy.