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synonyms for knock dead

  • charm
  • cheer
  • delight
  • gratify
  • please
  • regale
  • tickle
  • wow
  • divert
  • fracture
  • gladden
  • grab
  • interest
  • kill
  • occupy
  • panic
  • slay
  • break one up
  • crack up
  • make roll in the aisles
  • put away

antonyms for knock dead

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  • annoy
  • depress
  • disappoint
  • displease
  • disturb
  • offend
  • pain
  • upset
  • bear
  • create
  • give birth
  • anger
  • bore
  • dull
  • tire
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    How to use knock dead in a sentence

    A little boy of four was moved to passionate grief at the sight of a dead dog taken from a pond.
    CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
    When he plays a sonata it is as if the composition rose from the dead and stood transfigured before you.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    To-day I'm more dead than alive, as we had a lesson from him yesterday that lasted four hours.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    It is a fearsome thing for a man to be left alone in the dead of night with a young baby.
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    If they are Ancients and dead then let them be buried and left to the archæological excavator.
    THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
    The landlady had related the tragic history of the dead mother and the invalid aunt.
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    He is dead; but his three sons have the estate yet, and I think they would keep their father's promise to the Indians.
    RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
    I wouldn't go on if I were you, sir; the luck's dead against you to-night; I wouldn't go on, indeed I wouldn't.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    There was a slight shuddering movement of his whole frame—Bob was dead.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
    If the Turks get hold of a lot of fresh men and throw them upon us during the night,—perhaps they may knock us off into the sea.
    GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO KNOCK DEAD

    • break one up
    • charm
    • cheer
    • crack up
    • delight
    • divert
    • fracture
    • gladden
    • grab
    • gratify
    • interest
    • kill
    • knock dead
    • make roll in the aisles
    • occupy
    • panic
    • please
    • put away
    • regale
    • slay
    • tickle
    • wow
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.