knock over (1)
Meaning: to hit somebody with a vehicle and injure or kill themSynonym: knock down (British), run over
- knock sb over We were walking along the side of the road when this crazy guy in a truck nearly knocked us over.
- be/get knocked over Every day a few people get knocked over on the roads in this city.
Variety: This is typically used in British English but may be used in other varieties of English too.
If you're driving your car and you knock somebody over and injure them, you should immediately
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Contributor: Matt Errey