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knock

(nok),
1. Colloquialism for a blow, especially a blow to the head.
2. A sound simulating that of a blow or rap.
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Sometimes, nothing is injured but the man who is thus annihilated; oftener the boat's bow is knocked off, or the thigh-board, in which the headsman stands, is torn from its place and accompanies the body.
The end of it was that the licentiate reckoned up for him by thrusts every one of the buttons of the short cassock he wore, tore the skirts into strips, like the tails of a cuttlefish, knocked off his hat twice, and so completely tired him out, that in vexation, anger, and rage, he took the sword by the hilt and flung it away with such force, that one of the peasants that were there, who was a notary, and who went for it, made an affidavit afterwards that he sent it nearly three-quarters of a league, which testimony will serve, and has served, to show and establish with all certainty that strength is overcome by skill.
Another said: "A young boy been knocked off his pedal bike seems to be in a bad way.
The championselect knocked off the required runs without losing a wicket after just 9.1 overs.
They knocked off the runs for the loss of five wickets, with Jones top-scoring with 17 off 17 balls.
Emergency services were called to Mounthooly roundabout in Aberdeen at 5pm yesterday after the man was knocked off his bike by a car.
The Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan (Mimaropa) regional police force said Lea Gabo, 33 and her son Florence, 4, were knocked off the boat due to strong waves at around 12:30 p.m.
AN eight-year-old boy was raced to hospital with serious injuries after being knocked off his bike in Walsall.
A MAN has been stabbed after being knocked off his bike by a car.
Malir Cantt Gymkhana knocked off the required runs in 28.2 overs thanks to Usman who blasted an 81-ball 119 that included 14 boundaries and seven sixes.
ELDORADO -- Emma Wargel went 4-for-5 with three runs scored and three RBI, including a home run and a triple, while Paige Munds was 3-for-5 with three runs scored and two RBI as Eldorado knocked off Hardin County 16-3 Monday.
He noted that the man was last seen on August 17 when he knocked off from his post at Majerengwa government well fields but never reached home.