Knock-out in a sentence

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Definition of Knock-out

  • That knocks out; characterized by knocking out; as, a knock-out blow; a knock-out key for knocking out a drill from a collet.

How to use knock-out in a sentence. Knock-out pronunciation.

At first I thought it might have been the hackneyed knock-out drops, but tests by the coroner's physician eliminated that.
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I can quite appreciate the strain you are under and the monumental difficulties of your situation, dealing as you are with dispirited old men and indifferent young ones, I hope this last blow will have some benefit which I cannot now perceive, else it must come like almost a knock-out to the concern.
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There is nothing in their repertoire so crude as chloral or knock-out drops.
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This is the frank statement of a great German statesman made long before Germany received its knock-out blow.
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We were a knock-out, I'll say that.
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A strong odor of wine pervaded the cabin, and Smith's knock-out had given his nerves a great craving for a stimulant.
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His first round with the silent man convinced him that he would never be able to stop that massive steel body with a knock-out.
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The scandal would be a knock-out blow, his father would discharge him on the spot and that would be the last they would see of the aristocratic English secretary.
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Ole companies was lookin' for the nearest road to slope; It were just a bloomin' knock-out - an' our fault!
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Knock-out drops-Drugged or impure liquor.
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He went out in his shirt sleeves to see how the knock-outs were reviving, and met Hal Smith returning from the pond, who reported progress toward consciousness.
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That would have been a knock-out, and he could have carried the thirty quid home to the missus and the kiddies.
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A knock-out seemed certain, and a captain of police, appalled at the dreadful punishment, arose by the ringside to stop the fight.
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If they would beat it and stay hid and leave the Artists fatten up their Scenes, probably the Bloomer could be converted into a Knock-Out.
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Examples of Knock-out

Example #1
Then I thought it might be one of the alkaloids, such as morphine, cocaine, and others.
Example #2
Nor did I. Some one, I believe, exerted a peculiar force in order to get her into his power.
Example #3
Brave, strong, bully old boy, no one knows better than I do what a fight you have been making these last few years and how many unkindnesses fortune has done you.
Example #4
The decent rules of the Marquis of Queensberry seem to have no recognition on Olympus, or wherever the Gods live.
Example #5
All the derivatives of opium such as morphine, codeine, heroine, dionine, narceine, and narcotine, to say nothing of bromure d'etyle, bromoform, nitrite d'amyle, and amyline are known to be utilised by the endormeurs to put their victims to sleep, and the skill which they have acquired in the use of these powerful drugs establishes them as one of the most dangerous groups of criminals in existence.
Example #6
The American police have been officially warned of the existence of the endormeurs and full descriptions of their methods and photographs of their paraphernalia have been sent over here.