to hit or strike on the head.
a blow on the head.
British. the nose.
Other definitions for conk (2 of 4)
to break or fail, as a machine or engine (often followed by out): The engine conked out halfway there.
to slow down or stop; lose energy (often followed by out).
to go to sleep (usually followed by off or out).
to lose consciousness; faint (usually followed by out).
to die (usually followed by out).
Other definitions for conk (3 of 4)
the shelflike fruiting body of certain wood-decaying fungi; bracket fungus
- conky, adjective
Other definitions for conk (4 of 4)
a method of chemically straightening the hair.
a hairstyle in which the hair has been chemically straightened and sometimes set into waves.
to straighten (kinky hair) by the use of chemicals: to have one's hair conked.
- Also process .
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British Dictionary definitions for conk
to strike (someone) a blow, esp on the head or nose
a punch or blow, esp on the head or nose
the head or (esp Brit and NZ) the nose
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