kayo

2 of 2

verb

kayoed; kayoing

Example Sentences

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Verb
Now the coronavirus, which has kayoed sports across America and forced many minor league teams to furlough workers, could wind up sealing the fate of the Bees, the pride and joy of Burlington, Iowa. NBC News, 27 Apr. 2020

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Word History

Etymology

Noun

pronunciation of KO, abbreviation

First Known Use

Noun

1920, in the meaning defined above

Verb

1921, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of kayo was in 1920

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Cite this Entry

“Kayo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kayo. Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

Kids Definition

kayo

1 of 2 noun
plural kayos

kayo

2 of 2 verb
kayoed; kayoing

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