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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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Synonyms for knock

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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A transition from normal combustion to a state of strong knock was induced in the experiments by varying the engine temperature while keeping the equivalence ratio ([phi]), engine speed (N), intake air pressure ([P.
With Knock Code, the smartphone display is divided into four invisible quadrants.
Section 2, provides a concise overview of the cause of diesel knock and the closely related phenomena of combustion chamber resonance.
Protecting the sanctity of a person's home was the justification for the common law knock and announce rule that was incorporated into the reasonableness inquiry of Fourth Amendment analysis.
The Norwegian shipping companies Ganger Rolf ASA and Bonheur ASA said on Thursday (27 May) that their jointly owned company First Olsen Tankers Ltd had agreed to sell the Suezmax tankers Knock Clune and Knock Dun.
Russell Thomas, director of the functional genomics research program at the CIIT Centers for Health Research in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, points out another advance that RNAi has brought to animal studies: "When you knock out a gene in mice, you have to live with the consequences," he says.
Romeo and Knock Knock egg Morrell on in his ludicrously inept attempts to woo Romeo's older sister Ladine, but increasingly Morrell reveals a darker side.
Knock begins in the combustion chamber, where spark plugs ignite gasoline to power the engine.
A batter wouldn't have to swing as hard to knock one of these balls out of the park.
Knock Knock, leaders in witty, design-driven gift products and books, are tickled to introduce the Clump-o-Lump family, a line of super-swappable creatures unlike any other plush toys on the market.
However, among others, it is limited by the knock resistance of the fuel used.
In the first attack, an elderly woman answered a knock to her door in Lawnview Street, North Belfast, at 7.
McCarthy was said to be relaxed about the knock and Keane said he would be more concerned if the Blues man had a complete clean bill of health after the opening four games of the new Premier League season.
LG 2 features Knock Code, which talks about tapping opening the screen as if it is a door.