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Synonyms for knocking

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. knock, knocking(noun)

    the sound of knocking (as on a door or in an engine or bearing)

    "the knocking grew louder"

    whack, whang, belt, bang, roast, smash, knock, bash, rap

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "knocking":

    patting, knock, hitting

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  1. Katie Hill:

    You can tell people when you're knocking on those doors that this election could come down to a few hundred votes, so their vote really will matter more in this election than probably any election that they'll ever vote in - and that there's no path to flipping the House and holding Donald Trump accountable or making any real progress across the country if we don't flip this seat.

  2. Alessandra Biaggi:

    Her race put a massive crack in cynicism, in a way that people said,' Whoa, this is possible and it can happen here,' more volunteers came in, more shifts knocking doors, more small-dollar donations, and it has been one of the key pieces to our progress right now.

  3. Jose Eliecer Sierra:

    Avocados are in high demand abroad and it's one of the options, another very tempting option that people are thinking about is cattle - knocking down coffee trees and planting grass for cows.

  4. Marcus Smart each:

    Any team in this league, if they're knocking down shots, it's tough to guard, they were very comfortable out there, and we kind of let them get into their zone. It was hard to stop them in the second half.

  5. Chief Executive Christopher Anzalone:

    I think our data indicates that we are knocking down multiple viral components, and no one has been able to do that so far in hepatitis B, so I think we have a clear lead over competition.

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