Definition of corking in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkɔːkɪŋ/


British informal, dated
Very good; excellent: cars in corking condition
More example sentences
  • Eyebrow-raising in print, they sound gripping here because of Andrews' glorious dagger-through-honey vocals, which combine with occasional strings and his band's raw passion to produce a corking debut.
  • He caught me with a corking right upper cut - I didn't know whether I was in Manchester or Las Vegas for a split second.
  • Somehow these two elements were combined in a corking afternoon's football at Dens Park yesterday that demonstrated Scottish football still has a pulse.

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