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corked

[kawrkt] /kɔrkt/
adjective
1.
stopped or closed with a cork.
2.
corky (def 2).
3.
blackened with burnt cork.
Origin
1510-1520
1510-20; cork + -ed3
Related forms
well-corked, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for well-corked

corked

/kɔːkt/
adjective
1.
Also corky. (of a wine) tainted through having a cork containing excess tannin
2.
(postpositive) (Brit) a slang word for drunk
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Slang definitions & phrases for well-corked

corked

adjective

Drunk (1896+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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