Knock: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Antonyms Hypernym Entailments
criticize 13 Find fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws The paper criticized the new movie, “Don’t knock the food–it’s free” Verb praise comment Evaluate
knock 7 Deliver a sharp blow or push : He knocked the glass clear across the room Verb No Data strike No Data
knock 6 Rap with the knuckles knock on the door Verb No Data rap No Data
knock 4 Knock against with force or violence My car bumped into the tree Verb No Data hit No Data
criticise 2 Find fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws The paper criticized the new movie, “Don’t knock the food–it’s free” Verb No Data comment Evaluate
bump 2 Knock against with force or violence My car bumped into the tree Verb No Data hit No Data
knock 2 The sound of knocking (as on a door or in an engine or bearing) the knocking grew louder Noun No Data sound No Data
bang 2 A vigorous blow the sudden knock floored him, he took a bash right in his face, he got a bang on the head Noun No Data blow No Data
smash 2 A vigorous blow the sudden knock floored him, he took a bash right in his face, he got a bang on the head Noun No Data blow No Data
knock 1 Negative criticism No Data Noun No Data criticism No Data
knocking 1 The sound of knocking (as on a door or in an engine or bearing) the knocking grew louder Noun No Data sound No Data
bash 1 A vigorous blow the sudden knock floored him, he took a bash right in his face, he got a bang on the head Noun No Data blow No Data
belt 1 A vigorous blow the sudden knock floored him, he took a bash right in his face, he got a bang on the head Noun No Data blow No Data
knock 0 Make light, repeated taps on a surface he was tapping his fingers on the table impatiently Verb No Data sound No Data
roast 0 Negative criticism No Data Noun No Data criticism No Data
knock 0 Find fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws The paper criticized the new movie, “Don’t knock the food–it’s free” Verb No Data comment Evaluate
knock 0 Sound like a car engine that is firing too early the car pinged when I put in low-octane gasoline, The car pinked when the ignition was too far retarded Verb No Data sound No Data
ping 0 Sound like a car engine that is firing too early the car pinged when I put in low-octane gasoline, The car pinked when the ignition was too far retarded Verb No Data sound No Data
pink 0 Sound like a car engine that is firing too early the car pinged when I put in low-octane gasoline, The car pinked when the ignition was too far retarded Verb No Data sound No Data
pink 0 Make light, repeated taps on a surface he was tapping his fingers on the table impatiently Verb No Data sound No Data
knock 0 A vigorous blow the sudden knock floored him, he took a bash right in his face, he got a bang on the head Noun No Data blow No Data
rap 0 Make light, repeated taps on a surface he was tapping his fingers on the table impatiently Verb No Data sound No Data
tap 0 Make light, repeated taps on a surface he was tapping his fingers on the table impatiently Verb No Data sound No Data
strike hard 0 Deliver a sharp blow or push : He knocked the glass clear across the room Verb No Data strike No Data
whang 0 The act of hitting vigorously he gave the table a whack Noun No Data blow No Data
whack 0 The act of hitting vigorously he gave the table a whack Noun No Data blow No Data
rap 0 The act of hitting vigorously he gave the table a whack Noun No Data blow No Data
belt 0 The act of hitting vigorously he gave the table a whack Noun No Data blow No Data
knock 0 The act of hitting vigorously he gave the table a whack Noun No Data blow No Data
knock 0 A bad experience the school of hard knocks Noun No Data misfortune No Data
pick apart 0 Find fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws The paper criticized the new movie, “Don’t knock the food–it’s free” Verb No Data comment Evaluate
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How many meanings does the word "Knock" have?

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The word "Knock" has 31 meanings. The most frequent meaning is criticize.

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Is the word "Knock" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Knock" has a maximum frequency of 13.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Knock"?

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The word "Knock" has no synonyms.

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