HyperDic: knock_down

English > 3 senses of the expression knock down:
VERBcontactknock down, down, cut down, push down, pull downcause to come or go down
contactknock down, deck, coldcock, dump, floorknock down with force
changeknock down, blastshatter as if by explosion
English > knock down: 3 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningCause to come or go down.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something
ModelThe fighter managed to knock down his opponent
Synonymsdown, cut down, push down, pull down
Narrowersubmarinebring down with a blow to the legs
Broaderstrikedeliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon
Spanishderribar, tumbar
English > knock down: 3 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningknock down with force.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymsdeck, coldcock, dump, floor
Broaderbeathit repeatedly
See alsoknockdeliver a sharp blow or push
Spanishderribar, tumbar
Nounsknockdowna blow that knocks the opponent off his feet
English > knock down: 3 senses > verb 3, change
MeaningShatter as if by explosion.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Broadersmash, dashbreak into pieces, as by striking or knocking over

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