Definitions for knocking

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. knock, knocking(noun)

    the sound of knocking (as on a door or in an engine or bearing)

    "the knocking grew louder"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. knocking(Noun)

    An act in which something is knocked on, or the sound thus produced

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Knocking

    of Knock

  2. Knocking(noun)

    a beating; a rap; a series of raps

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  1. Knocking

    Knocking is a 2006 documentary film directed by Joel Engardio and Tom Shepard that focuses on the civil liberties fought for by Jehovah's Witnesses. It focuses primarily on the stories of three Jehovah's Witnesses, and how their lives demonstrate three fundamental Witness teachings that have affected society in general: Conscientious objection, and rejection of blood transfusions and saluting the flag. Knocking won the jury award for best documentary at the 2006 USA Film Festival in Dallas and the audience award for best documentary at the 2006 Indianapolis International Film Festival. It has been shown at film festivals in Trenton, New Jersey; Flint, Michigan; Cleveland, Ohio; Reno, Nevada; East Lansing, Michigan. Knocking was first televised on the PBS series Independent Lens on May 22, 2007. It was also broadcast on the Australian television program Compass on May 18, 2008. The documentary is also available on DVD.

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  1. knocking

    A slow but sure way of putting the skids under your prospects. Push in the door softly, and all things are yours--knock and nothing shall be opened unto you.

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    Rank popularity for the word 'knocking' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3167


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