knock\ in

knock\ in
knock in smth. /smth. in/ knock in a nail забить гвоздь; knock the cork (the top of a barrel, etc.) in протолкнуть пробку [в бутылку] и т. д. KNOCK OFF (II, III, XIV, XVI, XXI1)
II knock off at some time coll. knock off early (a little later, soon, etc.) закончить работу рано и т. д. III knock off smth. /smth. off/1) knock off a price (an amount, the speed, etc.) снизить /сбавить/ цену и т. д., knock off weight сбросить вес 2) coll. knock off work прекратить работу; устроить перерыв XIV knock off doing smth. knock off smoking бросить курить XVI knock off at (for) some time knock off at three (at twenty minutes to seven, at eight, etc.) кончать работу в три часа и т. д.; knock off for today на сегодня закончить; knock off for an hour сделать перерыв на час; knock off for smth. it's time to knock off for tea пора сделать перерыв, чтобы попить чаю; knock off through because of smth. we were forced to knock off through sheer fatigue нам пришлось прекратить работу просто потому, что мы очень устали || knock it off! coll. прекрати!, перестань! XXI1
1) knock off smth. from smth. knock off 10 cents from the price (a shilling from a bill, etc.) снизить цену на десять центов и т. д.; I asked him to knock off 10 per cent for cash я просил его скостить /скинуть/ десять процентов, потому что я платил наличными
2) coll. knock off smth. for smth. knock off an article (some verses) for a magazine настрочить статейку (стишки) в журнал; knock off smth. in some time knock off an article in half an hour состряпать статейку за полчаса

English-Russian dictionary of verb phrases. 2013.

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  • knock — ► VERB 1) strike a surface noisily to attract attention. 2) collide forcefully with. 3) force to move or fall with a collision or blow. 4) make (a hole, dent, etc.) in something by striking it. 5) informal criticize. 6) (of a motor) make a… …   English terms dictionary

  • knock — [näk] vi. [ME knokken < OE cnocian, akin to ON knoka, MHG knochen, to press < echoic base > KNACK] 1. to strike a blow or blows with the fist or some hard object; esp., to rap on a door 2. to bump; collide; clash 3. to make a thumping,… …   English World dictionary

  • Knock — (n[o^]k), v. t. 1. To strike with something hard or heavy; to move by striking; to drive (a thing) against something; as, to knock a ball with a bat; to knock the head against a post; to knock a lamp off the table. [1913 Webster] When heroes… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Knock — (n[o^]k), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Knocked} (n[o^]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Knocking}.] [OE. knoken, AS. cnocian, cnucian; prob. of imitative origin; cf. Sw. knacka. Cf. {Knack}.] 1. To drive or be driven against something; to strike against something;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Knock — ist der Name einer Landschaft in der Nähe von Emden, siehe: Knock (Ostfriesland) eines Marienwallfahrtsortes in Irland, County Mayo, siehe Knock (County Mayo) des in der Nähe gelegenen Flughafens Knock (Ireland West Airport Knock) eines Ortes in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Knock — Knock, n. 1. A blow; a stroke with something hard or heavy; a jar. [1913 Webster] 2. A stroke, as on a door for admittance; a rap. A knock at the door. Longfellow. [1913 Webster] A loud cry or some great knock. Holland. [1913 Webster] {Knock off} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Knock — Knock. Knock es una localidad de Irlanda situada en el condado de Mayo, provincia de Connacht, en la costa oeste de la isla. Tiene cerca de 600 habitantes. Es famosa porque se dice que aquí se aparecieron la Virgen María, san José, Jesús en forma …   Wikipedia Español

  • Knock-on — may refer to: *Knock on electron *Knock on (rugby) *Knock on effect …   Wikipedia

  • knock up — 1660s in sense of arouse by knocking at the door, from KNOCK (Cf. knock) (v.). However it is little used in this sense in American English, where the phrase means get a woman pregnant (1813), possibly ultimately from knock to copulate with… …   Etymology dictionary

  • knock — [n1] pushing, striking beating, blow, box, clip, conk, cuff, hammering, hit, injury, lick, rap, slap, smack, swat, swipe, thump, whack; concept 189 knock [n2] strong criticism blame, censure, condemnation, defeat, failure, flak, pan, rap, rebuff …   New thesaurus

  • knock in — [phrasal verb] knock (a run or runner) in or knock in (a run or runner) baseball : to cause (a run or runner) to score He knocked in [=batted in, drove in] a run in the second inning with a double to left field. • • • Main Entry: ↑knock …   Useful english dictionary


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