HyperDic: conk

English > 5 senses of the word conk:
VERBmotionconk, stallcome to a stop
contactconkhit, especially on the head
changeconk, die, decease, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass, kick the bucket, cash in one's chips, buy the farm, give-up the ghost, drop dead, pop off, choke, croak, snuff itpass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain / sustain life
bodyconk, faint, swoon, pass outpass out from weakness, physical or emotional distress / distress due to a loss of blood supply to the brain
NOUNbodyconkinformal term for the nose
conk > pronunciation
Soundskaa'ngk
Rhymesbonk ... wank: 8 rhymes with aangk...
English > conk: 5 senses > noun 1, body
Meaninginformal term for the nose.
RegionUnited Kingdom, UK, U.K., Britain, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Great BritainA monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles
Broadernose, olfactory organThe organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract
Verbsconkhit, especially on the head
English > conk: 5 senses > verb 1, motion
MeaningCome to a stop.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymstall
CategorydrivingThe act of controlling and steering the movement of a vehicle or animal
Broaderstop, haltCome to a halt, stop moving
Spanishaveriarse, calarse, perder velocidad
English > conk: 5 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaninghit, especially on the head.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody with something
ModelSam and Sue conk the movie
Example"The stranger conked him and he fainted"
BroaderhitDeal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument
Spanishdar un piño, pegar un piño
Nounsconkinformal term for the nose
English > conk: 5 senses > verb 3, change
MeaningPass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain / sustain life.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymsdie, decease, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass, kick the bucket, cash in one's chips, buy the farm, give-up the ghost, drop dead, pop off, choke, croak, snuff it
Caused bykillCause to die
Entailed byleave, leave behindBe survived by after one's death
NarrowerabortCease development, die, and be aborted
buy it, pip outBe killed / killed or die
drowndie from being submerged / submerged in water, getting water into the lungs, and asphyxiating / asphyxiating
falldie, as in battle / battle or in a hunt / hunt
predeceasedie before
starve, famishdie of food deprivation
succumb, yieldBe fatally overwhelmed
suffocate, stifle, asphyxiateBe asphyxiated
Broaderchange state, turnUndergo a transformation or a change of position or action
Oppositebe bornCome into existence through birth
Similar todieSuffer or face the pain of death
fail, go bad, give way, die, give out, conk out, go, break, break downstop operating or functioning
Spanishacudir, asfixiarse, asfixiar, caducar, caer muerto, colgar los guayos, croar, dejar de existir, diñar, entregar el alma, espichar, estirar la pata, estrangular, exhalar el último suspiro, expirar, fallecer, fenecer, finar, irse al otro barrio, ir, morir, palmar, pasar a mejor vida, pasar, perder la vida, perecer, salir de este mundo, salir, sucumbir, vencer
Catalanacudir, asfixiar, caducar, dinyar-la, estrangular, expirar, finar, morir-se, morir, perir
English > conk: 5 senses > verb 4, body
MeaningPass out from weakness, physical or emotional distress / distress due to a loss of blood supply to the brain.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymsfaint, swoon, pass out
Broaderzonk out, pass out, black outLose consciousness due to a sudden trauma, for example
Spanishamortecerse, desmayarse, desmayar
Catalanacubar-se, defallir, desmaiar-se, desmaiar, esmorteir-se, esvair-se

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