from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Offensive Slang Used as a disparaging term for a person, especially a laborer, from east-central Europe.
- adj. Slang Having a well-developed physique; sexually attractive.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Exhibiting strong, masculine beauty.
- adj. Shaped like a hunk, or piece; chunky.
- n. A person of Hungarian or Slavic, especially Ukrainian, descent.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. All right; in a good condition; also, even; square.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as hunk, 2.
"That's what I call a hunky-dory lot of wood," he finally declared, when
EE: Whispers are rampant that a certain hunky new writer is sending you roses and chocolates so he can become a Cabana boy.
The "First Dude," as she calls the hunky Eskimo in the East Wing, waits on his snowmobile with the kids - Track (named after high school track meets), Bristol (after Bristol Bay where they did commercial fishing), Willow (after a community in Alaska), Piper
Based on most of my past relationships, I am not the best judge of 'hunky' - I tend to go for brainy, non-athletic types who think the gym is a science experiment or simply a waste of time.
The actor, best known as the hunky gardener on the ABC show Desperate Housewives and the star of the film John Tucker Must Die, hopes that the media will allow him the privacy to deal properly with his treatment.
I seem to recall the hunky George P Bush wowing the wingnuts with his totally awesome bi-lingual speech, too:
We worked like beavers to get the cave the way we wanted it; but when it was done, it was what you may call hunky-dory.
That being said, I don't hate the tramp stamp covers as much as those awful photo covers of "hunky" guys with terrible fake tattoos and a woman draped all over him.
J. Kruk (+) Phillies 'hunky' n 'chunky hit man inspires beer-swilling softballers everywhere.
I'm amazed that it has made it to a third season and that the one nerdy star is being billed as "hunky".