- satisfactory; well; right.
- even; leaving no balance.
Origin of hunky1
An Americanism dating back to 1860–65; origin uncertain
- a contemptuous term used to refer to a person of Hungarian or Slavic descent, especially an unskilled or semiskilled worker.
Origin of hunky2
- Slang. (of a male) having a handsome, well-developed physique.
Origin of hunky3
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Examples from the Web for hunky
Sam Claflin—hunky, pretty, beautiful Sam Claflin—won the highly sought-after role.‘Hunger Games’ Star Sam Claflin Is as Surprised as You Are That He Was Cast as Finnick Odair
November 13, 2013
There is no doubt that men can do it, though; Hinds admits he encountered an attempt to cast him in the hunky house-husband role.Pop Culture’s House Husbands Lag Behind the Reality in American Homes
June 18, 2013
The velvet-covered book features 42 hunky men in different locations around the country.Tel Aviv: The New Gay Travel Hotspot
January 24, 2013
Hardly anyone could be more blue collar than Palin, out on the fishing boat with her hunky blue-collar husband, Todd.Conservatism Wise and Unwise
November 18, 2012
I made every last one of them, from the hunky handsome proton to the waifish, Starbucks-named neutrino.God: Great Job On Finding My Particle!
God, David Javerbaum
July 6, 2012
Hunky Ben, at his own particular request was permitted to go on in advance.
Why, Hunky Ben, it far surpasses my expectations and all you have said about it.
“That has been provided for,” said our hero, turning to Hunky Ben.
I have money lying at Hunky's more than double enough for the bills.The Prime Minister
No—no; stay—it's nothing; I'll be all right to-morrow—'all hunky,' as you say.