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 Dictionary entry overview: What does corky mean? 

CORKY (adjective)
  The adjective CORKY has 1 sense:

1. (of wine) tainted in flavor by a cork containing excess tannin

  Familiarity information: CORKY used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

CORKY (adjective)

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(of wine) tainted in flavor by a cork containing excess tannin


corky; corked

Context example:

a corked port


bad (having undesirable or negative qualities)

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