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knocking dead

phrase
present participle of knock dead

Synonyms of knocking dead

to fill with overwhelming emotion (as wonder or delight)
  • You've worked hard on this performance, and I know you're going to knock them dead.

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knocking back

knocking dead

knocking down

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“Knocking dead.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/knocking%20dead. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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