(sound of) a sharp blow
(in an engine) sound of knocking
(in cricket) innings
a piece of bad luck or trouble
hit or strike
say critical or insulting things about sb/sth
"the knocking grew louder"
"the sudden knock floored him"
"he took a bash right in his face"
"he got a bang on the head"
"the school of hard knocks"
"he gave the table a whack"
"He knocked the glass clear across the room"
"knock on the door"
"My car bumped into the tree"
"he was tapping his fingers on the table impatiently"
"the car pinged when I put in low-octane gasoline"
"The car pinked when the ignition was too far retarded"
"The paper criticized the new movie"
"Don't knock the food--it's free"
The knock at the door startled Merdelius.
出自： M. West
She..gave the prearranged knock on the door.
出自： R. Ingalls
He took a bad ankle knock..and it is very swollen.
出自：Press Journal (Aberdeen)
What's he that knocks as he would beat down the gate?
出自：Taming of Shrew , Shakespeare
If you knocked at every house You wouldn't find a man who could recognise a louse.
出自： M. Baldwin
He knocked on the inner door.
出自： D. Adams
How tempted I would have been to yield, if opportunity had only knocked.
Someone who's knocked around a lot is more interesting to listen to than someone who has never travelled.
He has knocked about quite a bit.
他经历过很多漂泊不定的日子。 knock sb/sth ⇔ about〔around〕
They said that her husband used to knock her about but they had never heard her complain.
He knocked the tiger about fiercely until it lay dead.
She alleged that she had been knocked about by her husband.
He was knocked about by the gangsters for preventing them from robbing an old lady.
He was often knocked about by the shop owner during his apprenticeship.
他在学徒期间,常常遭到店老板的拳打脚踢。 knock sth ⇔ about〔around〕
I don't like the children playing in this room, for fear they knock the furniture about .
There's nothing to do here; let's go into that field and knock a ball about for an hour or so.
That poor old piano has been considerably knocked about in its travels.
The bike could have lasted longer if it had not been knocked about so much.
The crops were badly knocked about by that freak storm.
The ship was badly knocked about by a rough sea.
船被巨浪颠簸得很厉害。 knock about
Is the same chairman still knocking about?I thought he had left years ago.
The idea of world government has been knocking about for some time, but no one seems to take it seriously.
There's plenty of money knocking about if you know where to look.
金钱有的是——如果你知道上哪儿去找的话。 knock about
I found this book knocking about upstairs, is it yours?
That book has been out of print for some years now, but there are probably a few copies knocking about in secondhand bookshops.
那部书已经绝版几年了,不过旧书店里可能还会有几本。 knock about
Jim bought Mary an old car, just for knocking about.
He knocked around India when he was young.
They have been knocking about Europe all summer.
My uncle has been knocking about Africa most of his life.
The old carpenter was knocking about the street, hoping to get enough work to earn a few coppers.
He has knocked about the whole country to sell his products.
Those tramp steamers knock about Southeast Asia.
We need to knock around the district to find a proper man for the transplantation.
我们需要跑遍这个地区找一个合适的人来做器官移植。 knock sth about〔around〕 sth
You can get some exercise by knocking a ball about a field with a friend.
和一个朋友在场上打打球会使你得到锻炼的。 knock about sth
No, it's not mine, it's been knocking about the house for years.
不,那不是我的,好几年了这本书就扔在屋里没人管。 knock about sth
I wear these old trousers for knocking about the garden.
I think she knocks about with that dark-haired chap from down road.
They have knocked around with each other for ten years but are still not married.
汽车撞在车库门上,把门撞坏了。 knock sth against sth
I knocked my head against the doorpost and hurt it.
我的头撞在门柱上,碰破了。 knock against sb
I knocked against Jim yesterday in the street.
I knocked against some Japanese sailors on the docks this morning.
Opportunity knocks at the door only once.
我敲门敲了老半天,但无人答应。 knock sth ⇔ away
Moving quickly from behind the criminal, the policeman was able to knock his gun away .
他敲了敲墙壁,她在隔壁应声回敲。 knock sth ⇔ back
It was hard liquor, but he knocked it back in a few seconds.
He certainly knows how to knock back the whisky!
She knocked back ten cups of coffee to keep herself from falling asleep.
她一下喝了十杯咖啡,使自己不睡着。 knock sb ⇔ back
How much did that new watch knock you back?
那只新表花费了你多少钱? knock sb ⇔ back
This kind of news knocks you back a bit, doesn't it?
The news fairly knocked me back!
The soldier knocked down the spy with the buttock of his rifle.
He almost knocked me down before he saw me.
The anti-aircraft battery knocked down eleven enemy planes in a single day.
He was nearly knocked down by a taxi when he was crossing the street the other day.
He was knocked down by a car and was rushed to the hospital.
His wife is in hospital after being knocked down by a taxi.
The child was knocked down by a lorry and the driver ran away.
Some of the telephone poles were knocked down by the surging water.
一些电话线杆被汹涌的洪水冲倒。 knock down
The portable device easily knocks down.
这种便携装置容易拆卸。 knock sth ⇔ down
Let's knock down the machine first. It'll save shipping costs.
Why are they knocking down the wall?
Many old houses in Beijing are knocked down and tall buildings are being built.
The whole block will be knocked down to make room for new buildings.
It was a pity that the old theatre had to be knocked down to make way for the widening of the road.
The machine has to be knocked down first before you move it into the house.
The furniture has been knocked down ready for the buyer to put it together himself.
家具已拆卸开,买主自己随时可以重新进行组装。 knock sb/sth ⇔ down
The man was asking ￡5 for the dress, but I knocked it down to ￡4.50.
The man wanted 120 yuan for his bike, but I managed to knock the price down to 100.
The storekeeper decided to knock down his remaining winter stock.
The price was knocked down to ￡3. Perhaps he'll knock the price down a little if the glass is broken.
价格降到了三英镑。如果玻璃有破损,那他还要再降点儿。 knock sth ⇔ down
The auctioneer knocked the bureau down to a furniture dealer from York.
The best furniture was knocked down for a low price to the dealer in the second line of seats.
The vase was knocked down to Smith for $25.
The books were knocked down to me for two pounds.
我以两英镑的拍卖价将书买走。 knock sth ⇔ down
How much does he knock down a week?
他一星期挣多少钱? knock sth ⇔ down
He wanted to knock down a bank.
他想抢劫银行。 knock sth ⇔ down
She does not want to knock down his self-esteem.
她不想压他的傲气。 knock sth ⇔ down
They knocked down the suggestion.
The suggestion was knocked down.
这条建议被否定了。 knock sth ⇔ down
She knocked down forty dollars at a restaurant.
她在一家饭馆花掉四十美元。 knock sth ⇔ down
They cut down some trees to knock down the fire and prevent it from spreading further.
It takes more skill than it looks to knock the ball into the hole.
要把球打进洞里看起来算不了什么,其实很需要技术。 knock into sb
I knocked into my old teacher in the town this morning.
今天上午在镇上,我碰到了那位老教师。 knock sth into sth
Can't you knock some sense into that stupid boy's head?
难道你不能下下工夫让那个笨孩子开窍? knock sth into a cocked hat
You may be only an amateur painter, but your pictures can knock mine into a cocked hat.
A snowball knocked his hat off.
Just when I put the glass safely down on the table, the cat jumped up and knocked it off.
Your cigarette ash is very long; please knock it off before it falls on the carpet.
你的烟灰太长了,请弹掉,以免落在地毯上。 knock off
When the whistle goes, all the workers knock off for a cup of tea.
Let's knock off now.
We've done enough for today,I think we'll knock off.
We go to work at seven thirty in the morning and knock off at five thirty in the afternoon.
我们每天早晨七点半上班,下午五点半下班。 knock it ⇔ off
〔说明〕 knock off作此解时常不用于进行体,也常不用于被动结构。
They were making so much noise that I couldn't sleep, so I told them to knock it off!
〔说明〕 knock off作此解时通常不用于进行体。
If you take both dresses,I'll knock ￡2 off.
The coat is a little dirty. Can you knock 50 yuan off for me?
The advertised price was ￡2.05, but the shopkeeper knocked off the odd pence.
When he received his money he found that five shillings had been knocked off for expenses incurred.
He sat down and knocked off an article for the local paper in about two hours.
That composition was knocked off in about two hours after dinner one evening.
那个乐曲是一天晚饭后用两小时左右谱写出来的。 knock sb ⇔ off
One night the guerrillas stole into the city and knocked off the traitor.
The old man who owned the jewels was knocked off by the thieves.
拥有这些珠宝的老头被盗窃犯杀死了。 knock sb/sth ⇔ off
Where did you get all those watches?Did you knock them off?
I heard that they knocked off Smith's shop last night.
People are saying that he knocked her off for her diamonds.
人们纷纷传说他为了抢她的钻石而杀死了她。 knock sb ⇔ off
You can't knock me off,I've done nothing!
The criminal was tracked down and knocked off by the police.
那个罪犯被警察追到后逮捕了。 knock sth ⇔ off
I've a pile of work to knock off before I can take my holiday.
在我去度假之前,还有一大堆事情得干完。 knock sth ⇔ off
His wife served him a big helping, but he knocked it off in next to no time.
He knocked off two chops and a plateful of vegetables in about ten minutes, and then asked for more.
It looked a big dish, but it was almost knocked off in no time.
看起来是一大盘菜,但几乎一下子就被扫光了。 knock sth ⇔ off
If you don't take back what you said about me,I'm going to knock your head off.
对不起,我把桌子上的杯子碰倒打碎了。 knock off sth
Let's knock off work early and go to the football game.
My health compels me to knock off work.
我的健康问题使我不得不停止工作。 knock sth off sth
I'll knock ￡2 off the price of the dress if you'll take both dresses.
两套衣服都要的话那我就把价钱减少两镑。 knock spots off sb/sth
Tom's books knock spots off most writers of crime stories.
My new washing machine knocks spots off the old one.
快点,已经通知你出场了! knock on
Let's knock on for another half an hour.
我们再干半小时吧。 knock sth ⇔ on
It's the interest payments that knock on the price of a house over the years.
My dog just lies around all day and doesn't even bark when strangers knock on the door—he's not even worth his keep.
我的狗整天睡觉,甚至在陌生人敲门时也不叫——不值得养它了。 knock sth on sth
I knocked my head on the doorpost and hurt it.
我的头撞在门柱上,碰破了。 knock sth on the head
I used to go out nearly every night but I decided to knock it on the head because I couldn't really afford it.
The unseeded player has no chance; the champion will knock the living daylights out of her.
这个非种子选手没有获胜的机会,在比赛中冠军会把她彻底打败的。 knock sb out of sb
Our team was knocked out of the competition in the second game.
在第二轮比赛中我们队被淘汰了。 knock sth out of sb
The way to deal with a young fighter is to hit him hard in the first few minutes, so as to knock the stuffing out of him.
对付一个年轻拳击手的办法是在头几分钟里猛打他几拳,先杀杀他的锐气。 knock the bottom out of sth
When the next speaker produced all those facts, he knocked the bottom out of my arguments.
当下一位发言人提出所有论据时,他把我的论点彻底驳倒了。 knock sth out of sth
The sudden blow knocked two teeth out of his mouth.
The policeman knocked the gun out of the criminal's hand.
Knock the ash out of your pipe before you refill it.
The diamond must have got knocked out of my ring when I dropped it.
我们最好打通两个房间中间的隔墙,来扩大阅览室的面积。 knock sth ⇔ through
We can knock the wall through to make a new entrance.
The mobile medical team knocked together an operating table.
I'm no woodworker, but I can knock a bookshelf together when necessary.
They knocked together a rough box with wooden boards.
他们用木板草草地做成了一个粗糙的箱子。 knock together
The two pieces of wood knocked together.
His knees were knocking together.
他害怕得腿肚子打战。 knock sth ⇔ together
You should knock their silly heads together.
The logs were knocked together as they floated down the stream.
圆木顺流而下时互相碰撞着。 knock sth ⇔ together
Hey,Mom, knock something together for us to eat.
在巨大的艰难困苦面前,那些勘探人员从未屈服过。 knock under to sb/sth
We refuse to knock under to any difficulties.
Run for the doctor and knock him up.
We were knocked up by the police in the middle of the night.
我们在半夜被警察敲门叫醒了。 knock sth ⇔ up
Even though they weren't expecting us, they managed to knock up a marvellous meal.
This house was just knocked up.