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hunky-dory (adj.)

1866, American English (popularized c. 1870 by a Christy Minstrel song), perhaps an elaboration of hunkey "all right, satisfactory" (1861), from hunk "in a safe position" (1847) New York City slang used in street games, from Dutch honk "post, station, home," in children's play, "base, goal," from Middle Dutch honc "place of refuge, hiding place." A theory from 1876, however, traces it to Honcho dori, said to be a street in Yokohama, Japan, where sailors went for diversions of the sort sailors enjoy.

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Definitions of hunky-dory

hunky-dory (adj.)
being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition;
Synonyms: all right / fine / O.K. / ok / okay / cool
From wordnet.princeton.edu