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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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She's not concerned about me knocking down the building.
George Foreman, right, seen here knocking down Joe Frazier in 1973 en route to winning the heavyweight title, was inducted into the World Boxing Hall of Fame on Saturday.
PLANS to expand Heathrow airport by knocking down 700 houses to make way for a sixth terminal and third runway are published today.
Hopefully, when we get home, guys will feel a little bit more comfortable and start knocking down shots.
He hurt Vargas early, knocking down the Oxnard fighter twice in the first round.
Soldiers opened fire but the driver escaped after knocking down the soldier.
LANCASTER - An ex-convict from Quartz Hill, who was shot and wounded by a sheriff's deputy in 1991 after knocking down the officer with a stolen car, faces life in prison after receiving his ``third strike'' conviction.
His start Friday was cut short after he was hit on his hand while knocking down a line drive off the bat of Matt Walbeck in the fifth.
The motorist's compact car hit a mailbox and spun backward into a chain-link fence, knocking down a 30-foot section, about 11 p.
Fighting in his hometown, Jones retained the WBC and WBA light heavyweight titles by knocking down Rick Frazier twice and stopping him in the second round.
Knocking down the door symbolized the start of a rehabilitation effort for the 54-unit complex at 38272 11th St.
Holyfield, coming off two fantastic victories over Mike Tyson, made it three thrillers in a row by knocking down Moorer five times and stopping him after the eighth round on Saturday at Thomas & Mack Center.