corker corker  /ˈkɔr kər/


  1. (n) (dated slang) a remarkable or excellent thing or person
  2. (n) a machine that is used to put corks in bottles


  1. As coincidences go, this is a corker.
  2. The Supreme Court returns for its new term this week, and it's expected to be a corker.


  1. Corker: My border security deal is 'almost overkill'

    “For people who are concerned about security, once they see what is in this bill, it’s almost overkill,” Corker said.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Washington Post

  2. Senator Corker demands answers regarding alleged CIA payments in Afghanistan

    By: Greg Ellison Senator Corker continues to plug the flow of monetary aid to Afghanistan. The ranking Republican on the...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: FOX 31 Denver

  3. Sens. Hoeven, Corker Push New Border-Security Amendment

    A border-security amendment being authored by Sens. John Hoeven, R-N.D., and Bob Corker, R-Tenn., for the immigration-reform bill would leave in place the hard trigger for the pathway to citizenship envisioned by Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, but it would seek to establish more objective metrics to define what it means for the border to be under operational control, Hoeven told National Journal ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: National Journal via Yahoo! News

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