knock down (2)
Meaning: to hit someone with a vehicleSynonym: knock over (British), run over
- be knocked down One of our office workers was knocked down right outside our building.
- knock sb down If he'd been concentrating on his driving instead of talking on the phone, he wouldn't have knocked the old lady down.
- knock down sb In sixty year's of driving, he's never knocked down anyone.
Variety: This is typically used in British English but may be used in other varieties of English too.
She was knocked down while she was
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Contributor: Matt Errey