knock one's socks off
phrasal to overwhelm or amaze one <
a performance that will knock your socks off
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • knock one's socks off — cvb +idi knock one s socks off, Informal. to have an overwhelming effect on …   From formal English to slang

  • knock one's socks off — phrasal : to overwhelm or amaze one a performance that will nock your socks off …   Useful english dictionary

  • knock one's socks off — greatly impress, amaze, overwhelm (Slang) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • knock — [[t]nɒk[/t]] v. i. 1) to strike a sounding blow, as in seeking admittance, calling attention, or giving a signal 2) to strike in collision; bump: to knock into a table[/ex] 3) to make a pounding noise: The car s engine is knocking badly[/ex] 4)… …   From formal English to slang

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  • knock — 1 verb 1 DOOR/WINDOW (T) to hit a door or window with your closed hand to attract the attention of the people inside: Why don t you knock before you come in? (+ at/on): I turned to see Jane knocking frantically on the taxi window. 2 HIT/MAKE STH… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • knock — knockless, adj. /nok/, v.i. 1. to strike a sounding blow with the fist, knuckles, or anything hard, esp. on a door, window, or the like, as in seeking admittance, calling attention, or giving a signal: to knock on the door before entering. 2. to… …   Universalium

  • Mother's Milk — This article is about the studio album by Red Hot Chili Peppers. For human milk, see Human breast milk. Mother s Milk Studio album by Red Hot Chili Peppers …   Wikipedia

  • Spider-Man's powers and equipment — The fateful spider bite that gave Peter Parker his powers. Amazing Fantasy #15, art by Steve Ditko. Spider Man s powers, abilities, and equipment are used by Marvel Comics superhero Spider Man in tandem to combat his many foes. He receives most… …   Wikipedia

  • Mother's Milk — Album par Red Hot Chili Peppers Sortie 16 août 1989 Enregistrement …   Wikipédia en Français

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