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knocking-off time

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Examples/ definitions with source references
knock off| knock off something(informal) to stop doing something, especially work

knock off colloq to finish work • We knock off at 5pm.

knock off (sth)
phrasal verb informal http://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/br...
Just needs a tag adding. Same for the other entries involving knocking off.
AuthorCM2DD (236324) 09 Feb 11, 11:17
Context/ examples
knock off
1. Informal
a. To take a break or rest from; stop: knocked off work at noon.
b. To cease work: It's after five; let's knock off.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition copyright ©2000 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Updated in 2009. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

knock off
vb (mainly adverb)
1. (intr, also preposition) Informal to finish work we knocked off an hour early

Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003

both on http://www.thefreedictionary.com/knock+off
#1AuthorNicole (UK) (240554) 09 Feb 11, 12:39
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