Term:knock

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OVERVIEW OF NOUN KNOCK

1) knock, knocking: the sound of knocking (as on a door or in an engine or bearing); “the knocking grew louder”

2) knock, roast: negative criticism

3) knock, bash, bang, smash, belt: a vigorous blow; “the sudden knock floored him”; “he took a bash right in his face”; “he got a bang on the head

4) knock: a bad experience; “the school of hard knocks”

5) knock, belt, rap, whack, whang: the act of hitting vigorously; “he gave the table a whack”

OVERVIEW OF VERB KNOCK

1) knock, strike hard: deliver a sharp blow or push :”He knocked the glass clear across the room

2) knock: rap with the knuckles; “knock on the door

3) bump, knock: knock against with force or violence; “My car bumped into the tree

4) tap, rap, knock, pink: make light, repeated taps on a surface; “he was tapping his fingers on the table impatiently”

5) pink, ping, knock: sound like a car engine that is firing too early; “the car pinged when I put in low-octane gasoline”; “The car pinked when the ignition was too far retarded”

6) knock, criticize, criticise, pick apart: find fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws; “The paper criticized the new movie”; “Don’t knock the foodit’s free

noun knock has 5 sense(s) (first 2 from tagged texts)


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