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knockout

Translation of knockout in German:

noun

  • 1 (blow)
    Knockout[-Schlag], der
    K.-o.[-Schlag], der
    (to armed forces) vernichtender Schlag
  • 2
    (competition) Ausscheidungs[wett]kampf, der
  • 3 [colloquial] (outstanding person or thing)somebody/something is a [real] knockout
    jemand/etwas ist eine Wucht [slang]

adjective

  • 1
    (that stuns) betäubend
    (that incapacitates) vernichtend
    knockout blow knockout drops
    K.-o.-Tropfen [colloquial]
  • 2
    Ausscheidungs (spiel, -[wett]kampf, -runde)

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