HyperDic: conk_out

English > 2 senses of the expression conk out:
VERBchangeconk out, fail, go bad, give way, die, give out, go, break, break downstop operating or functioning
bodyconk out, poop out, peter out, run down, run outuse up all one's strength and energy and stop working
English > conk out: 2 senses > verb 1, change
Meaningstop operating or functioning.
PatternSomething ----s
ModelThese cars won't conk out
Synonymsfail, go bad, give way, die, give out, go, break, break down
Narrowerblow out, burn out, blowmelt, break, or become otherwise unusable
crash, go downstop operating
malfunction, misfunctionfail to function or function improperly
misfirefail to fire or detonate
BroaderchangeUndergo a change
Similar tobreakRender inoperable or ineffective
die, decease, perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass, kick the bucket, cash in one's chips, buy the farm, conk, 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
Spanishaveriarse, estropearse, fallar, morir, pararse, perecer, romper
Catalanavariar-se, espatllar-se, fallar, parar-se
English > conk out: 2 senses > verb 2, body
Meaninguse up all one's strength and energy and stop working.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymspoop out, peter out, run down, run out
Broadertire, pall, weary, fatigue, jadeLose interest or become bored with something or somebody
Catalanespatllar-se, estropellar-se

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