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knock off (1)

Meaning: to finish work for the day, to stop working

For example:

  • I usually start work at eight-thirty and knock off around five.

  • There's nothing else we can do today, so let's knock off and go down the pub.

Quick Quiz:

Debbie knocks off at six in the evening and
  1. goes to work
  2. goes home
  3. works till midnight

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