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knock over

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of knock over

  1. 1 to remove valuables from (a place) unlawfully he knocked over six convenience stores before getting caught Synonyms of knock over burglarize, burgle, knock off, rob, rip off, steal (from), take off [slang]Words Related to knock over ransack, rifle; despoil, loot, pillage, plunder, ravish, sack, spoil, strip; bleed, break in, cheat, chisel, cozen, defraud, exploit, fleece, gyp, hustle, mulct, pluck, rook, shortchange, skin, squeeze, stick, sting, swindle; hold up, mug, roll, stick up

  2. 2 to strike (someone) so forcefully as to cause a fall knocked me over trying to get out the door Synonyms of knock over bowl (down or over), down, drop, floor, knock down, fell, level, mow (down), prostrateWords Related to knock over kayo, knock out, KO; overthrow, throw down, topple; bang, bash, belt, bludgeon, clobber, hammer, hit, jab, paste, poke, pound, punch, slam, slap, slog, slug, smack, smite, sock, swat, swipe, thump, thwack, wallop, whack, whale


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