Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


It's a corking chair, all right, and you're sure to want it.

“What a corking opportunity to make a fresh start,” commented Cavanagh.

"Your idea is all right, Kip—corking," he asserted at length.

She's a corking girl, and her mother is going to help her some.

Met some corking people there, Mexicans, starting home to-morrow.

Jack Cardigan called it "stunning," "ripping," "topping," and "corking."

That was a corking homer of yours, and the triple was almost as good.

A fellow back there said you made a corking tackle of that thief!

What we need is a corking good full-back; and a couple of linemen.

I put it to you that He's on the square and a corking fine business proposition.