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Definition of Knock

Knock

  1. To drive or be driven against something; to strike against something; to clash; as, one heavy body knocks against another.
  2. To strike or beat with something hard or heavy; to rap; as, to knock with a club; to knock on the door.
  3. To strike with something hard or heavy; to move by striking; to drive (a thing) against something; as, to knock a ball with a bat; to knock the head against a post; to knock a lamp off the table.
  4. To strike for admittance; to rap upon, as a door.
  5. A blow; a stroke with something hard or heavy; a jar.
  6. A stroke, as on a door for admittance; a rap.
  7. To practice evil speaking or fault-finding; to criticize habitually or captiously.
  8. To impress strongly or forcibly; to astonish; to move to admiration or applause.

Knock Quotations

If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door.
Milton Berle

So I say to you, Ask and it will be given to you; search, and you will find; knock, and the door will be opened for you.
Jesus Christ

Opportunity does not knock, it presents itself when you beat down the door.
Kyle Chandler

Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and eat with him, and he with me.
Jesus Christ

All the champions - you go and ask Mike Tyson or Joe Louis, Rocky Marciano, Lennox Lewis and myself included, and I'm sorry for putting myself in line with all the other great names - but the champion's attitude is it doesn't matter who is in front of me, I am going to conquer this person and win the fight and knock the person out.
Wladimir Klitschko
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Knock Translations

knock in Afrikaans is klap
knock in Danish is banke
knock in Dutch is slaan, klappen, kloppen, opvallen
knock in French is buter, frappez, palpiter, frappent, frapper
knock in German is klopfen, Klopfen, Schlag
knock in Italian is battuta, battere, urtare
knock in Portuguese is batidas
knock in Spanish is latir, golpear, topar