knock-up

noun \ ˈnäk-ˌəp \

Definition of knock-up

British
:a warm-up or practice session before a game in a racket sport (such as tennis)

knock up

verb

Definition of knock up

transitive verb
1 sometimes vulgar :to make pregnant
2 British :rouse, summon

Examples of knock up in a Sentence

  1. I asked the clerk at the hotel to knock me up at 7:00 a.m.

knock up Synonyms

Synonyms
arouse, awake, awaken, wake [British], rouse, waken
Antonyms
lull
Related Words
roust, rout; raise, revive; reawaken, rewake; agitate, bestir, disturb, excite, provoke, stimulate, stir
Near Antonyms
hypnotize, mesmerize

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