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technical knockout

noun

Simple Definition of technical knockout

  • : an occurrence in which a fighter wins a boxing match when an opponent is unable to continue to fight usually because of injuries

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of technical knockout

  1. :  the termination of a boxing match when a boxer is unable or is declared by the referee to be unable (as because of injuries) to continue the fight —called also TKO

Examples of technical knockout in a sentence

  1. He has 10 knockouts and 6 technical knockouts.

  2. He won by technical knockout.



1921

First Known Use of technical knockout

1921

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