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criticize

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knock about or around

knock about or around with someone

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  • mix with
  • associate with
  • mingle with
  • hang out with
  • hang with
  • be friends with
  • consort with
  • run around with
  • hobnob with
  • socialize with
  • accompany
  • hang about with
  • fraternize with

knock it off

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knock someone down

knock someone out: floor

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knock someone out: eliminate

knock someone out: impress

knock someone up: wake up

knock someone up: make pregnant

knock something back

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knock something down: reduce

knock something off: steal

knock something off: remove

knock something or someone back

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to make a noise by striking

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to find fault with

knock about: to be rough or brutal with

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knock about: to injure or damage, as by abuse or heavy wear

knock about: to speak together and exchange ideas and opinions about

knock down: to cause to fall, as from a shot or blow

knock down: to pull down or break up so that reconstruction is impossible

knock off: to take away (a quantity) from another quantity

knock off: to take the life of (a person or persons) unlawfully

knock off: to take property or possessions from (a person or company, for example) unlawfully and usually forcibly

knock out: to render powerless or motionless, as by inflicting severe injury

knock out: to make extremely tired

knock over: to turn or cause to turn from a vertical or horizontal position

the sound made by a light blow

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

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negative criticism

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a vigorous blow

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a bad experience

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the act of hitting vigorously

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deliver a sharp blow or push :"He knocked the glass clear across the room"

rap with the knuckles

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make light, repeated taps on a surface

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sound like a car engine that is firing too early

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KnockOn, which LG patented in 2008, was the perfect foundation to further develop Knock Code, which is unique in its ability to both wake and unlock the phone in one step, a time-saver for users.
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