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knockdown

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adjective knock·down \ˈnäk-ˌdau̇n\

Simple Definition of knockdown

  • of a price : greatly reduced from the original price : extremely low

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of knockdown

  1. 1 :  having such force as to strike down or overwhelm <a bewildering assortment of knockdown arguments — J. W. Krutch>

  2. 2 :  that can easily be assembled or disassembled <a knockdown table>

  3. 3 chiefly British :  extremely low :  reduced <knockdown prices>

Examples of knockdown in a sentence

  1. Now's your chance to buy these items at knockdown prices!



1690

First Known Use of knockdown

1690


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knockdown

noun knock·down

Definition of knockdown

  1. 1 :  the action of knocking down

  2. 2 :  something (as a blow) that strikes down or overwhelms

  3. 3 :  something (as a piece of furniture) that can be easily assembled or disassembled



1809

First Known Use of knockdown

1809


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