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knockdown

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adjective knock·down \ˈnäk-ˌdau̇n\

Definition of knockdown

  1. 1 :  having such force as to strike down or overwhelm a bewildering assortment of knockdown arguments — J. W. Krutch

  2. 2 :  that can easily be assembled or disassembled a knockdown table

  3. 3 chiefly British :  extremely low :  reduced knockdown prices

Examples of knockdown in a sentence

  1. Now's your chance to buy these items at knockdown prices!

1690

First Known Use of knockdown

1690


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knockdown

noun knock·down

Definition of knockdown

  1. 1 :  the action of knocking down

  2. 2 :  something (such as a blow) that strikes down or overwhelms

  3. 3 :  something (such as a piece of furniture) that can be easily assembled or disassembled

1809

First Known Use of knockdown

1809


KNOCKDOWN Defined for English Language Learners

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knockdown

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adjective knock·down \ˈnäk-ˌdau̇n\

Definition of knockdown for English Language Learners

  • of a price : greatly reduced from the original price : extremely low

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