knock off n. a device in a knitting machine to remove loops from the needles.
v 1: get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing; "The
mafia liquidated the informer"; "the double agent was
neutralized" [syn: neutralize, neutralise, liquidate,
waste, do in]
2: cut the price of [syn: shave]
3: take by theft; "Someone snitched my wallet!" [syn: hook, snitch,
thieve, cop, glom]
4: write quickly; "She dashed off a note to her husdband saying
she would not be home for supper" [syn: dash off, toss
off, fling off]
5: stop pursuing or acting; "drop a lawsuit"; "knock it off!"