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English definition of “knock sb sideways/for six”

knock sb sideways/for six

UK informal
to shock or upset someone very much, or to make someone very ill : That flu really knocked me sideways . The news of his death knocked me for six.Making people sad, shocked and upsetNot fit and healthyThin or slender (of people)
(Definition of knock sb sideways/for six from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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