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English definition of “knock off (sth)”

knock off (sth)

informal
verb uk phrasal verb with knock   /nɒk/ us    /nɑːk/
to stop working, usually at the end of the day: I don't knock off until six. What time do you knock off work?Causing something to endComing to an end
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