last knockings

/ (ˈnɒkɪŋz) /

pl n

informal the final stage of a period or activitythe last knockings of his football career

Nearby words

  1. last fling,
  2. last gasp,
  3. last gospel,
  4. last hurrah,
  5. last judgment,
  6. last laugh, have the,
  7. last mile,
  8. last minute,
  9. last name,
  10. last of the mohicans, the

Word Origin for last knockings

C20: originally referring to the final payment made to a temporary worker

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