corking

[ kawr-king ]
/ ˈkɔr kɪŋ /
Informal.

adjective

excellent; fine.

adverb

very: a corking good time.

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Origin of corking

First recorded in 1890–95; cork + -ing2
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British Dictionary definitions for corking

corking
/ (ˈkɔːkɪŋ) /

adjective

(prenominal) British slang excellent
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