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1. knock

verb. ['ˈnɑːk'] rap with the knuckles.

Synonyms

  • knap

Antonyms

  • qualify
  • disqualify

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Rhymes with Knock

  • hassebrock
  • overstock
  • interlock
  • antilock
  • restock
  • bangkok
  • ballcock
  • unlock
  • undock
  • strock
  • sprock
  • skroch
  • pathak
  • o'clock
  • estok
  • elcock
  • alcock
  • ad-hoc
  • adcock
  • vlok
  • stokke
  • stocke
  • stock
  • staack
  • srock
  • spock
  • smock
  • skok
  • shrock
  • schrock

Sentences with knock


1. Verb, base form
This will knock off the bugs and get the dust off of the leaves.

2. Noun, singular or mass
A ringing phone or knock at the door can throw you both off-stride and make it hard to recover.

3. Verb, 3rd person singular present
In addition to using a liquid termite treatment, use baits, which knock out entire colonies of termites.

Quotes about knock


1. I'd love to knock an audience cold with one note, but what do you do for the rest of the evening?
- Eric Clapton

2. I believe success is preparation, because opportunity is going to knock on your door sooner or later but are you prepared to answer that?
- Omar Epps

3. Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

2. knock

verb. ['ˈnɑːk'] deliver a sharp blow or push :"He knocked the glass clear across the room".

Synonyms

  • strike

Antonyms

  • fail
  • pass

3. knock

verb. ['ˈnɑːk'] knock against with force or violence.

Synonyms

  • run into
  • bump
  • impinge on
  • hit
  • collide with

Antonyms

  • approve
  • disapprove
  • reject
  • convict

4. knock

noun. ['ˈnɑːk'] the sound of knocking (as on a door or in an engine or bearing).

Synonyms

  • knocking

Antonyms

  • reduce
  • exact

5. knock

noun. ['ˈnɑːk'] negative criticism.

Synonyms

  • roast
  • criticism

Antonyms

  • nonviolent
  • square
  • angular

6. knock

verb. ['ˈnɑːk'] make light, repeated taps on a surface.

Synonyms

  • rap
  • pink
  • go
  • sound

Antonyms

  • blessed
  • absolve
  • curse
  • bless

7. knock

noun. ['ˈnɑːk'] a vigorous blow.

Synonyms

  • bump
  • bang
  • smash
  • bash
  • blow

Antonyms

  • undress
  • dress up
  • defend
  • refrain

8. knock

noun. ['ˈnɑːk'] the act of hitting vigorously.

Synonyms

  • rap
  • belt
  • whang
  • blow

Antonyms

  • lose
  • cheer
  • humane
  • civilized

9. knock

verb. ['ˈnɑːk'] find fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws.

Synonyms

  • nitpick
  • rag
  • chew up
  • trounce
  • harsh on
  • lecture
  • rebuke
  • scold
  • disparage
  • savage
  • jaw
  • round
  • dress down
  • reproof
  • attack
  • pillory
  • crucify
  • belabor
  • lambast
  • criticize
  • comment
  • chew out
  • lambaste
  • bawl out
  • chide
  • remonstrate
  • judge
  • belabour
  • remark
  • come down
  • reprehend
  • censure
  • blame
  • denounce
  • pass judgment
  • criticise
  • admonish
  • call down
  • pick
  • have words
  • pick apart
  • lash out
  • deplore
  • reprove
  • notice
  • assail
  • find fault
  • belittle
  • blast
  • call on the carpet
  • criminate
  • evaluate
  • pick at
  • assault
  • berate
  • point out
  • snipe
  • reprimand

Antonyms

  • flatter
  • end
  • finish
  • evolution

10. knock

verb. ['ˈnɑːk'] sound like a car engine that is firing too early.

Synonyms

  • pink
  • go
  • sound

Antonyms

  • float
  • rise
  • better
  • approbation
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