knock spots off

idiom

Definition of knock spots off

British, informal
: to be much better than (someone or something) They knock spots off the competition.

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knock (something) on the head

knock spots off

knock the stuffing out of

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“Knock spots off.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/knock%20spots%20off. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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