corkiness
noun see corky

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Corkiness — Cork i*ness ( [i^]*n[e^]s), n. The quality of being corky. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • corkiness — See corky. * * * …   Universalium

  • corkiness — corkˈiness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑cork …   Useful english dictionary

  • corky — corkiness, n. /kawr kee/, adj., corkier, corkiest. 1. of the nature of cork; corklike. 2. Also, corked. (of wine, brandy, etc.) spoiled, esp. by a tainted cork. [1595 1605; CORK + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • corky — adjective (corkier; est) Date: 1756 1. resembling cork 2. having an unpleasant odor and taste (as from a tainted cork) < corky wine > • corkiness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • drought — Synonyms and related words: absence, appetite, aridity, aridness, beggary, canine appetite, corkiness, defectiveness, deficiency, deficit, deprivation, destitution, dryness, emptiness, empty stomach, famine, hollow hunger, hunger, hungriness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • thirst — Synonyms and related words: ache, an universal wolf, appetence, appetency, appetite, appetition, aridity, aridness, avidity, be ravenous, canine appetite, corkiness, covet, coveting, crave, craving, desire, drink up, drought, dryness, eagerness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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