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ducky

adjective uk   /ˈdʌk.i/ US old-fashioned informal us  
excellent or very pleasant: Life has been ducky since she got out of the hospital. What a ducky little room!
Translations of “ducky”
in Chinese (Traditional) 極好的, 極為愉快的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 极好的, 极为愉快的…
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