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Definitions and Synonyms of knock about | Another word for knock about | What is knock about?

Definition 1: strike against forcefully - [verb of contact]

Samples where knock about or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Winds buffeted the tent

Synonyms for knock about in the sense of this definition

(knock about is a kind of ...) deliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon

"The teacher struck the child" "the opponent refused to strike" "The boxer struck the attacker dead"

Definition 2: be around; be alive or active - [verb of stative]

Samples where knock about or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Does the old man still kick around?

Synonyms for knock about in the sense of this definition

(knock about is a kind of ...) have an existence, be extant

"Is there a God?"

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