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Noun knocker has 5 senses
  1. knocker - (Yiddish) a big shot who knows it and acts that way; a boastful immoderate person
    --1 is a kind of
    big shot, big gun, big wheel, big cheese, big deal, big enchilada, big fish, head honcho
  2. knocker - a person who knocks (as seeking to gain admittance); "open the door and see who the knocker is"
    --2 is a kind of
    person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, human, soul
    Derived form: verb knock2
  3. detractor, disparager, depreciator, knocker - one who disparages or belittles the worth of something
    --3 is a kind of cynic, faultfinder
    --3 has particulars:
     defamer, maligner, slanderer, vilifier, libeler, backbiter, traducer; hatemonger; muckraker, mudslinger
  4. breast, bosom, knocker, boob, tit, titty - either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman
    --4 is a kind of mammary gland, mamma
    --4 is a part of adult female body, woman's body
    --4 has parts: lactiferous duct; areola, ring of color
  5. knocker, doorknocker, rapper - a device (usually metal and ornamental) attached by a hinge to a door
    --5 is a kind of device
    --5 is a part of front door, front entrance
knockabout knockdown-dragout knockdown knocked-out knocked knocked down knocked off knocked out knocker knocking knocking about knocking off knockoff knockout knockout knockout drops knockout punch

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