Thesaurus

knocks for a loop

phrase , present tense third-person singular of knock for a loop

Synonyms and Antonyms of knocks for a loop

2 to make a strong impression on (someone) with something unexpected
  • She was knocked for a loop when she heard she got three job offers in one week.
Synonyms of knocks for a loop
Words Related to knocks for a loop
Phrases Synonymous with knocks for a loop
3 to make senseless or dizzy by a blow
  • She was knocked for a loop by the impact of the airbag when it deployed.
Synonyms of knocks for a loop
Words Related to knocks for a loop
Phrases Synonymous with knocks for a loop

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up knocks for a loop? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to wander slowly or to speak indistinctly

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!