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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To knock out, as in boxing.
  • n. A knockout, as in boxing.

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  • n. A knock out.
  • v. (boxing) To knock somebody out, to render somebody unconscious.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a knockout; a blow that renders the opponent unconscious; -- used especially in boxing.
  • transitive v. To knock out; to deliver a blow that renders (the opponent) unconscious; -- used especially in boxing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An obsolete or dialectal contraction of quoth.
  • n. A Chinese unit of customary enumeration, in connection with certain classes of things: as, yi ko jin, a man or ‘one man’ (usually rendered in pidgin-English ‘one piecey man’).
  • n. An abbreviation of kathodic opening contraction.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a blow that renders the opponent unconscious

Etymologies

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Initialism of knock out.

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