Origin of knockout
Related Words for knockoutblow, kayo, KO, TKO, smash, looker, success, beauty, belle, sensation, eyeful, stunner, vision, gem
Examples from the Web for knockout
Contemporary Examples of knockout
The Obama team has won the first round on the six-month agreement with Iran by a knockout.Obama Wins Round One on Iran
Leslie H. Gelb
December 4, 2013
Indeed, when asked about the “knockout game,” law enforcement has been skeptical.
With the “knockout game,” we have several cases in a handful of cities, as well as five reported deaths.
Have teenagers adopted a new game of random assaults, with the goal of a one-hit “knockout”?
She deliver a knockout performance, helping her clear the second big hurdle: living up to expectations.Oprah Winfrey Should Win an Oscar for ‘The Butler’
August 20, 2013
Historical Examples of knockout
It was the seventeen-course night dinners and the foreign cooking that gave him the knockout.
There's a knockout comin' to the best of 'em, if they hang to the game long enough.
If Jim has told you that I gave him a knockout to win the race, it's a lie, Pen!Still Jim
Honor Willsie Morrow
It's a blow below the belt, but it's a knockout for the moment.The Root of Evil
Those who had charge of the boxing never let a bout go to a knockout.In the Flash Ranging Service
Edward Alva Trueblood
- a competition in which competitors are eliminated progressively
- (as modifier)a knockout contest