Knock it off!

This page is about the idiom Knock it off!.

Meaning: You can say "Knock it off!" when someone is doing something wrong, or something that's annoying you, and you want them to stop it.

For example:

  • Lek was squirting everyone with his water pistol until his older brother grabbed him and said, "Knock it off, will you?"

  • The referee ran over to the players who were wrestling on the ground and said, "Knock it off or you'll both get a booking."

Quick Quiz:

Their father told the two boys to knock it off when they were

a. doing their homework

b. running around the kitchen

c. going to sleep

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Contributor: Matt Errey