Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “ducky”

ducky

adjective   /ˈdʌk.i/ US old-fashioned informal
excellent or very pleasant: Life has been ducky since she got out of the hospital. What a ducky little room!Causing pleasure
(Definition of ducky adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of ducky

Word of the Day

pump iron

to lift heavy weights for exercise

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More