Having its taste and smell affected by a cork stopper that is rotten or broken.
Of wine, contaminated by a faulty or tainted cork.
This one smells a bit corky; get me another bottle.
Corky Sentence Examples
corky bark that in itself is a talking point.
corky layer of the trunk.
This layer has its cells closely united and sealed to one another, so to speak, by the conversion of the radial and transverse walls (which separate each cell from the other cells of the layer), or of a band running in the centre of these, into corky substance (fig.