knock something on the head

knock something on the head
Knock something on the head
If you knock something on the head, you stop it or stop doing it.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • knock something on the head — knock (something) on the head British, informal to stop doing something. Do you still play football? No, I knocked that on the head a while ago …   New idioms dictionary

  • knock something on the head Brit. — knock something on the head Brit. informal put an end to an idea, plan, etc. → knock …   English new terms dictionary

  • knock (something) on the head (!) — Vrb phrs. To stop doing (something). E.g. All his shouting is really annoying me. If he doesn t knock it on the head soon, I m going to thump him …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • knock (something) on the head (!) — Vrb phrs. To stop doing (something). E.g. All his shouting is really annoying me. If he doesn t knock it on the head soon, I m going to thump him …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • knock (something) on the head (!) — Vrb phrs. To stop doing (something). E.g. All his shouting is really annoying me. If he doesn t knock it on the head soon, I m going to thump him …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • knock (something) on the head (!) — Vrb phrs. To stop doing (something). E.g. All his shouting is really annoying me. If he doesn t knock it on the head soon, I m going to thump him …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • knock something on the head — British informal 1) to decide not to do something 2) to prevent something from happening 3) to say or show that something is not true …   English dictionary

  • knock sth on the head — UK INFORMAL ► to prevent something from happening, or to finally finish something: »The company knocked housing market concerns on the head with a 32% rise in full year profits. Main Entry: ↑knock …   Financial and business terms

  • knock something on the head — …   Useful english dictionary

  • knock on the head — knock (something) on the head British, informal to stop doing something. Do you still play football? No, I knocked that on the head a while ago …   New idioms dictionary

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