Definition for Knock

knock, n. [see knock, v.] (webplay: door).

  1. Sign of arrival; signal of desire for entry.
  2. Rap; tap at the entrance; light strike with the hand; signal to request admittance.
  3. Sign; token of initiation; [fig.] prayer; respectful petition; preparation for entrance into the Holy Place; (see Matthew 7:7-8).

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