Definition of "knockdown" []

  • The act or an instance of knocking down. (noun)
  • The condition of being knocked down. (noun)
  • An overwhelming blow or shock. (noun)
  • Something designed to be easily assembled or disassembled. (noun)
  • Strong enough to knock down or overwhelm; powerful: a knockdown blow. (adjective)
  • Much lower than normal; cheap (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Overwhelming; powerful (adjective)
  • Easily dismantled (adjective)
  • A blow that makes one of the fighters fall to the ground for a short time before getting up again (noun)
  • An introduction (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "knockdown" in a sentence
  • "Hey Clay-You believe in "knockdown" power of a bullet?"
  • "He led the team in knockdown blocks as a junior and senior."
  • "His outstanding blocking skills for the Mavericks 'ground game saw him rank among the team leaders in knockdown blocks every season ..."