Origin of knacker
Examples from the Web for knacker
Under all circumstances, it is advisable to let this dismemberment of dead and fallen cattle he performed at the knacker's yard.
I felt forced to follow, and soon found myself outside a knacker's yard.
"Of course you can," exclaimed the knacker, casting a triumphant glance around him.The Mysteries of London, v. 1/4|George W. M. Reynolds
When a man dies he goes to the ground, as a slaughtered ox to the butcher's stall, or a dead horse to the knacker's.Marzio's Crucifix and Zoroaster|F. Marion Crawford
The knacker takes his own time, and the body often remains there twenty-four or forty-eight hours.Louis Pasteur|Ren Vallery-Radot