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  1. knock downverb

    reduce, demolish, destroy, knock over, sell

  2. knock downverb

    To hit or knock (something), intentionally or accidentally, so that it falls

    As I took the can off the shelf, I knocked down the one beside it.

    demolish, sell, destroy, reduce, knock over

  3. knock downverb

    To demolish.

    We knocked down the garden shed when we moved.

    knock over, sell, demolish, reduce, destroy

  4. knock downverb

    At an auction, to declare (something) sold with a blow from the gavel.

    The picture was knocked down for .

    sell, knock over, demolish, destroy, reduce

  5. knock downverb

    To reduce the price of.

    They knocked it down by another , so we bought it.

    sell, demolish, destroy, reduce, knock over

  6. knock downverb

    To drink fast

    I love to go down the pub and knock down pints of lager.

    demolish, reduce, sell, knock over, destroy

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. knock-down(a), powerfulverb

    strong enough to knock down or overwhelm

    "a knock-down blow"


  2. down, knock down, cut down, push down, pull downverb

    cause to come or go down

    "The policeman downed the heavily armed suspect"; "The mugger knocked down the old lady after she refused to hand over her wallet"

    land, push down, bring down, pull down, coldcock, mow, raze, trim down, slash, tear down, deck, take down, go through, cut out, dismantle, cut, belt down, trim back, trim, floor, fell, fine-tune, shoot down, cut down, kill, reduce, toss off, pour down, level, bolt down, drink down, cut back, strike down, down, refine, drop, pop, devour, dump, consume, rase, polish, blast


  3. deck, coldcock, dump, knock down, floorverb

    knock down with force

    "He decked his opponent"

    grace, bedeck, adorn, blow out of the water, dump, deck, push down, decorate, shock, down, cut down, underprice, ball over, embellish, pull down, coldcock, ditch, bedight, beautify, floor, plunge, take aback, blast


  4. blast, knock downverb

    shatter as if by explosion

    crucify, coldcock, dump, deck, down, cut down, blare, pillory, push down, pull down, nail, savage, shoot, floor, boom, shell, blast, smash


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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. knock down

    fell, prostrate

  2. knock down

    knock off (by auction)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. knock down

    fell, floor, prostrate

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD0.0 / 0 votes

  1. knock down

    Gene knock down

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  1. Van Lith:

    They got a couple of key offensive rebounds at the end there where we played really good, solid defense, then we'd let them get another shot up, and it would either turn into a foul and some free throws or they'd knock down a shot, so I think that's really what it came down to for us.

  2. Ben Carson:

    We're not in the era now where you send, you know, big armies to fight or, you know, air forces. We're in a place where you use a jet plane as a missile to knock down buildings; where dirty bombs can be used to extinguish large numbers of people, there are lots of different techniques that you use -- cyber-attacks, attacking our electrical grid.

  3. Sanita Belgrave:

    Every opportunity you need in life is behind a door. How many doors are you willing to knock down?

  4. Stephen Curry:

    When nights like tonight happen, you find shots and they keep going in, i was just trying to be aggressive, was able to get in the paint a good amount, knock down some threes and keep them honest, and kind of open the game up.

  5. Sean King Park Strategies:

    Beijing will express total outrage at the [UN tribunal] ruling, refusing to acknowledge its validity. Vietnam and others will politely applaud a favorable Manila ruling, as it’ll knock down Beijing a peg or two and thus, at least rhetorically, strengthen their own posture versus Beijing.

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