knocker

6 ENTRIES FOUND:

knock·er

noun \ˈnä-kər\

Definition of KNOCKER

1
:  one that knocks: as
a :  a metal ring, bar, or hammer hinged to a door for use in knocking
b :  a persistently pessimistic critic
2
often vulgar :  breast —usually used in plural

Examples of KNOCKER

  1. <the secretary of defense needs supporters, not knockers, to get through this crisis>

First Known Use of KNOCKER

14th century

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