Definition Knock someone out

English vocabulary and translations (See all our English vocabulary translation)

Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons for free.

Definition

to knock sbdy out: to make somebody unconscious (usually by hitting them)
verb

a knockout (boxing): a punch that leaves the opponent unconscious; a victory (boxing); a triumph
noun

Examples

  • "Kevin : Anesthetic. To knock me out."
  • "Those sleeping pills knocked me out for &_ hours."
  • "In fact my mother advised me to avoid any kind of sports after I was knocked out by a softball in my local park."

Still having difficulties with 'Knock someone out'? Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons and receive a free level assessment.


Do you have smart way of remembering 'Knock someone out'? Share it with us!