knock back


knock back


Definition of KNOCK BACK

transitive verb
:  drink, swallow; specifically :  to toss down (an alcoholic beverage)

Examples of KNOCK BACK

  1. <desperately thirsty, she knocked back an entire glass of water without pausing>

First Known Use of KNOCK BACK

circa 1931


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