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knock (n):
the act of hitting vigorously
Samples
he gave the table a whack
Related Words: rapwhackwhang
knock (n):
negative criticism
Related Word: roast
knock (n):
a bad experience
Samples
the school of hard knocks
knock (n):
the sound of knocking (as on a door or in an engine or bearing)
Samples
the knocking grew louder
Related Words: ing
knock (n):
a vigorous blow
Samples
the sudden knock floored him.
he took a bash right in his face.
he got a bang on the head

Related Words: bangbashbeltsmash
knock (v):
deliver a sharp blow or push :
Samples
He knocked the glass clear across the room
knock (v):
knock against with force or violence
Samples
My car bumped into the tree
Related Words: bump
knock (v):
find fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws
Samples
The paper criticized the new movie.
Don't knock the food--it's free

Related Words: criticisecriticize
knock (v):
rap with the knuckles
Samples
knock on the door
knock (v):
sound like a car engine that is firing too early
Samples
the car pinged when I put in low-octane gasoline.
The car pinked when the ignition was too far retarded

Related Words: ping
knock (v):
make light, repeated taps on a surface
Samples
he was tapping his fingers on the table impatiently
Related Words: raptap
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God helps those who help themselves

Gayret edene Allah'da yardım eder.
God only helps those people who work hard and make an honest effort.


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