knock out cold, ko (to)

 Overwhelm the competition (boxing).

American business jargon. 2014.

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  • knock someone cold — knock (someone) cold : to cause (someone) to become unconscious He knocked his opponent cold with one punch. She was knocked cold [=knocked out] by the collision. • • • Main Entry: ↑knock …   Useful english dictionary

  • knock out — verb 1. eliminate (Freq. 4) knock out a target • Hypernyms: ↑extinguish, ↑eliminate, ↑get rid of, ↑do away with • Verb Frames: Somebody s something …   Useful english dictionary

  • knock out — hit a person until he is unconscious, out cold    You punched him very hard. You knocked him out …   English idioms

  • knock out — Synonyms and related words: KO, anesthetize, author, bang, bash, bat, bat out, beat, becharm, bedaze, belt, benumb, besot, bewitch, biff, block out, blunt, bonk, botch, bugger, bungle, burn out, call off, cancel, captivate, carry away, carve,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • knock out — I (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To make unconscious or exhausted] Syn. put to sleep, stupefy, anesthetize, exhaust; see deaden 1 , drug , tire 2 . 2. [To strike down] Syn. strike senseless, render unconscious, knock one out of one s senses, knock down for… …   English dictionary for students

  • First Round Knock Out — Infobox Album Name = First Round Knock Out Type = Compilation album Artist = Dr. Dre Released = May 21 1996 Recorded = 1987 1994 Genre = Gangsta rap G Funk West Coast Rap Length = Label = Triple X Records Producer = Dr. Dre Cold 187um Chris The… …   Wikipedia

  • First Round Knock Out — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda First Round Knock Out Álbum de Complicación de Dr. Dre Lanzado el 21 de mayo de 1996 Grabado: 1987 1994 Género Gangsta Rap, G Funk, West Coast Rap …   Wikipedia Español

  • knock cold — verb knock unconscious or senseless the boxing champion knocked out his opponent in a few seconds • Syn: ↑knock out, ↑kayo • Derivationally related forms: ↑knockout (for: ↑knock out) …   Useful english dictionary

  • knock — I n. thumping noise 1) engine knock 2) a gentle; loud knock 3) a knock at, on (a knock at/on the door) blow (colloq.) 4) hard knocks (she has taken some hard knocks in her life) II v. 1) ( to rap ) to knock loudly 2) (colloq. ) (d; intr.) ( to… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • knock — knock1 W3S1 [nɔk US na:k] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(door)¦ 2¦(hit and move something)¦ 3¦(hit somebody hard)¦ 4¦(hit part of your body)¦ 5 knock on doors 6 be knocking on the door 7¦(remove wall)¦ 8 knock a hole in/through something 9¦(criticize)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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