corky

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adjective \ˈkȯr-kē\

Definition of corky

corkier

corkiest

  1. 1 :  resembling cork

  2. 2 :  having an unpleasant odor and taste (as from a tainted cork) <corky wine>

corkiness

play \-kē-nəs\ noun

1756

First Known Use of corky

1756

Other Alcoholic Beverage Terms


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