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Meaning of KNOCK ABOUT

Pronunciation:  nâk u'bawt

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [v]  strike against forcefully; "Winds buffeted the tent"
  2. [v]  be around; be alive or active; "Does the old man still kick around?"
 
 Synonyms: batter, buffet, kick about, kick around
 
 See Also: be, exist, strike

 

 

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 Related Terms: abuse, bat around, batter, bruise, buffet, bum, count ties, divagate, do violence to, do wrong by, do wrong to, drift, flit, gad, gad about, gallivant, go about, go the rounds, hit the road, hit the trail, hobo, ill-treat, ill-use, injure, jaunt, knock around, maltreat, manhandle, maul, meander, mishandle, mistreat, molest, mooch, nomadize, outrage, peregrinate, pererrate, prowl, ramble, range, roam, rough, rough up, roughhouse, rove, run about, saunter, savage, straggle, stray, stroll, traipse, tramp, vagabond, vagabondize, walk the tracks, wander, wayfare
 

 

 

 

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