Meaning of well-corned in English:

well-corned

adjective

  • 1historical Of gunpowder: thoroughly or properly ground into small particles. Compare "corn".

  • 2slang, rare (chiefly US and Scottish). Intoxicated by alcohol; drunk. Compare "corned".

Origin

Mid 16th century. From well + corned.

Pronunciation

well-corned

/ˌwɛlˈkɔːnd/