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knocker Syllabification: knock·er
Pronunciation: /ˈnäkər/

Definition of knocker in English:


1 short for door knocker.
Example sentences
  • Brighton lifted the brass knocker on the door, and let it drop.
  • Stepping resolutely forward, the red-head lifted the heavy brass knocker.
  • He lifted the heavy knocker and knocked again.
2 informal A person who continually finds fault.
Example sentences
  • What do the Bush detractors and the America knockers say now?
  • The critics and the knockers were out in force to quickly write off their chances.
  • Grant's gritty man-of-the-match performance against Crewe on Saturday was the perfect answer to criticism from manager Stan Ternent and the knockers in the Turf Moor stands.
3 (knockers) vulgar slang A woman’s breasts.

Words that rhyme with knocker

blocker, chocker, docker, Fokker, interlocker, locker, mocha, mocker, ocker, quokka, rocker, saltimbocca, shocker, soccer, stocker
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