knock

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Definizione monolingua knock


knock


Verb

knock (third-person singular simple present knocks, present participle knocking, simple past and past participle knocked)


  1. To rap ones knuckles against something, especially wood.
    Knock on the door and find out if theyre home.
  2. To bump or impact.
    I knocked against the table and bruised my leg.
    • 1900, L. Frank Baum , The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Chapter 23
      ""The Silver Shoes,"" said the Good Witch, ""have wonderful powers. And one of the most curious things about them is that they can carry you to any place in the world in three steps, and each step will be made in the wink of an eye. All you have to do is to knock the heels together three times and command the shoes to carry you wherever you wish to go.""
  3. (colloquial) To denigrate, undervalue.
    Dont knock it until youve tried it.
  4. (soccer) To pass, kick a ball towards another player.
    • 2011 January 11, Jonathan Stevenson, “West Ham 2 - 1 Birmingham”, BBC:
      Despite enjoying more than their fair share of possession the visitors did not look like creating anything, with their lack of a killer ball painfully obvious as they harmlessly knocked the ball around outside the home sides box without ever looking like they would hurt them.
Noun

knock (plural knocks)


  1. An abrupt rapping sound, as from an impact of a hard object against wood
    I heard a knock on my door.
  2. An impact.
    He took a knock on the head.
  3. (cricket) a batsmans innings.
    He played a slow but sure knock of 35.
  4. (automotive) A type of abnormal combustion occurring in spark ignition engines caused by self-ignition or the characteristic knocking sound associated with it.


Definizione italiano>inglese knock

battere
  to rap one's knuckles against something
  Fare un suono colpendo le proprie articolazioni contro qualcosa.
  To make a sound by striking one's knuckles against something.
bussare
  to rap one's knuckles against something
  Colpire, specialmente una porta, per farsi aprire o per chiedere il permesso di entrare.
  To knock, especially a door, in order to ask for someone to open it, and, thus, to be able to go inside.
colpo
  abrupt rapping sound
  impact
colpire
picchiare
botta
  impact
autocombustione
  abnormal combustion
buttare giù
  to denigrate
denigrare
  to denigrate
distruggere
  to denigrate
sbattere
  to rap one's knuckles against something
sparlare
  to denigrate
battito
battuta
bussare alla porta
bussata
cozzare
criticare
fare
percossa
percuotere
picchio
riprendere
scontrarsi
toccare
urtare
urto

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battere |bussare |colpo |colpire |picchiare |botta |autocombustione |buttare giù |denigrare |distruggere |sbattere |sparlare |battito |battuta |bussare alla porta |bussata |cozzare |criticare |fare |percossa |percuotere |picchio |riprendere |scontrarsi |toccare |urtare |urto |


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