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Definition 1: shatter as if by explosion - [verb of change]

Synonyms for knock down in the sense of this definition

(knock down is a kind of ...) break into pieces, as by striking or knocking over

"Smash a plate"

Definition 2: knock down with force - [verb of contact]

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

  • He decked his opponent

Synonyms for knock down in the sense of this definition

(knock down is a kind of ...) hit repeatedly

"beat on the door" "beat the table with his shoe"

Definition 3: cause to come or go down - [verb of contact]

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

  • The policeman downed the heavily armed suspect
  • The mugger knocked down the old lady after she refused to hand over her wallet

Synonyms for knock down in the sense of this definition

(knock down 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"

(... is a kind of knock down ) bring down with a blow to the legs

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