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knock
nɑːk
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Part of Speech(及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (名) noun
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(名) As a noun
  1. The act of hitting vigorously.
  2. Negative criticism.
  3. A bad experience.
    • The sound of knocking (as on a door or in an engine or bearing).
    • A vigorous blow.
    (动) As a verb
    1. Find fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws.
    2. Deliver a sharp blow or push :.
    3. Knock against with force or violence.
    4. Rap with the knuckles.
    5. Sound like a car engine that is firing too early.
    6. Make light, repeated taps on a surface.
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