Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

corker

play
noun cork·er \ˈkȯr-kər\

Simple Definition of corker

  • : a very good or amusing person or thing

Full Definition of corker

  1. 1 :  one that corks containers (as bottles)

  2. 2 :  one that is excellent or remarkable

Examples of corker

  1. Last week's episode was good, but this one is a real corker!

  2. <that last race was a real corker!>



1881

First Known Use of corker

1881

Rhymes with corker


Learn More about corker


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up corker? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 7, 2016

a slight offense

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image1037863653

Which of the following refers to thin, bending ice, or to the act of running over such ice?

spindrift duvet kittly-benders pince-nez
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ