knock sth down Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “knock sth down” in the English Dictionary

"knock sth down" in British English

See all translations
(Definition of knock sth down from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"knock sth down" in Business English

See all translations

knock sth down

informal
phrasal verb with knock uk   us   /nɒk/ verb [T]
to ​reduce the ​price of something you are ​selling, or persuade someone to ​reduce the ​price of something they are ​selling: knock sth down from/to sth They ​managed to ​knock the ​price down from €290,000 to €220,000 .
See also
(Definition of knock sth down from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “knock sth down”
in Chinese (Simplified) 拆掉,拆毁(建筑物等)…
in Turkish yıkmak, yerle bir etmek…
in Russian сносить (дом и т. д.)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 拆掉,拆毀(建築物等)…
in Polish zburzyć coś…
What is the pronunciation of knock sth down?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“knock sth down” in British English

    There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
    There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
    by ,
    April 27, 2016
    by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

    Read More 

    Word of the Day

    planet

    an extremely large, round mass of rock and metal, such as Earth, or of gas, such as Jupiter, that moves in a circular path around the sun or another star

    Word of the Day

    trigger warning noun
    trigger warning noun
    May 02, 2016
    a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

    Read More