What does knock up mean?

Definitions for knock up

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word knock up.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. impregnate, knock up, bang up, prang up(verb)

    make pregnant

    "He impregnated his wife again"


  1. knock up(Verb)

    To put together, fabricate, or assemble, particularly if done hastily or temporarily. See also knock together.

  2. knock up(Verb)

    To awaken (someone) as by knocking at the door; rouse; call; summon; also, to go door-to-door on election day to persuade a candidate's supporters to go to the polling station and vote. See also knocker up.

  3. knock up(Verb)

    To exhaust; wear out; weary; beat; tire out; to fatigue until unable to do more.

  4. knock up(Verb)

    To become exhausted or worn out; to fail of strength; to become wearied, as with labor; to give out.

  5. knock up(Verb)

    To impregnate, especially out of wedlock. See knocked up.

  6. knock up(Verb)

    To gently hit the ball back and forth before a tennis match, as practice or warm-up, and to gauge the state of the playing surface, lighting, etc. See knock-up.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of knock up in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of knock up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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Translations for knock up

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  • rozehrát, rozpinkatCzech
  • panna paksuksiFinnish
  • palleggiareItalian
  • [[сделать]] [[беременная, [[делать]] [[беременнаяRussian

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