Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
simplyn2deep
1_million_words

Word of the Day 11/16/17 Ducky

Ducky (adjective)
ducky [duhk-ee]


adjective, duckier, duckiest. Informal.
1. fine; excellent; wonderful.
2. darling; charming; cute.

See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com

Origin: First recorded in 1810-20; duck + -y

+=+

Ducky (adjective)
ducky [duhk-ee]


noun, plural duckies. British Slang.
1. (used as a term of endearment or familiarity) dear; sweetheart; darling; pet.


Origin: 1530-40; duck + -y (perhaps alteration by folk etymology of Middle Dutch docke doll

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.
Tags: daily: word of the day
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments