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clock

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a device to measure time
  • the clock reads 5:00 p.m.

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clock

verb

Synonyms of clock (Entry 2 of 2)

to deliver a blow to (someone or something) usually in a strong vigorous manner
  • sick of being insulted, he swung around and clocked his tormentor hard enough to knock him off his bar stool

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The first known use of clock was in the 14th century

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“Clock.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clock. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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