EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR KNOCKED AROUND
He said that while there he had knocked around chiefly with refugees and consuls.
By George, it was a shame young girls had to be knocked around like that.
I've just knocked around a little like a thousand other fellows, that's all.
No, I was out in the tender, but anybody that has knocked around can set a leg.
It's quite an honor to be knocked around by a thing like you.
I have seen him teased and trounced and knocked around till he was frantic.
Knocked around on the Pacific coast and southern Oregon looked good to us.
Larry is a youth who has been knocked around from pillar to post for a number of years.
The thousand dents it has in it it has got by travel; it has been knocked around in my traveling trunk for the last five years.
We were knocked around and given terms of solitary confinement and made to stand at attention for hours at the least provocation.