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What does knock dead mean?


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knock dead

Literally, the phrase knock someone dead means to kill with a blow. Figuratively, this idiom means to affect someone strongly and positively.

Example(s):

Their performance knocked the audience dead.
Their new album will knock them dead.
Knock 'em dead son, you're the best!

This idiom is in the death category


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