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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.


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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