[ UK /nˈɒkɐ/ ]
NOUN
  1. a device (usually metal and ornamental) attached by a hinge to a door
  2. a person who knocks (as seeking to gain admittance)
    open the door and see who the knocker is
  3. either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman
  4. (Yiddish) a big shot who knows it and acts that way; a boastful immoderate person
  5. one who disparages or belittles the worth of something
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How To Use knocker In A Sentence

  • I have a feeling Napoleon might be bringing you all kinds of knickers oops I just typed 'knockers' by accident! luck. I hardly know where to begin with this one
  • Stepping resolutely forward, the red-head lifted the heavy brass knocker.
  • Brighton lifted the brass knocker on the door, and let it drop.
  • Breaking bells, twisting knockers, and "knapping" rail-heads, has descended so low of late that the fast fellows are ashamed of it, and have resigned it to the medical students, patriotic young members of Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine — Volume 53, No. 327, January, 1843
  • He looked gloomily at the small smudged garden, the dash of bright paint on a trellis, the net curtains and the fancy door-knocker. IN REMEMBRANCE OF ROSE
  • It took Obama, a seasoned community organizer, serious church-goer, and card-carrying member of the digital age, to seize on technology as the 21st Century door-knocker and the World Wide Web as the new political pulpit. Aimee Liu: Obamerica's Digital Congregation
  • Scrooge sits before the fire in his dressing gown and nightcap thinking of the way that the doorknocker changed form.
  • The critics and the knockers were out in force to quickly write off their chances.
  • But the knockers were silenced when Wigan claimed their first piece of silverware in four years, thanks to a 21-12 success over their bitter rivals.
  • Just like prospective employers looking for chicks flashing their knockers while arseholed on cheap booze. AdScam/The Horror!
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