English version

knock something on the head

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishknock something on the headknock something on the headBritish English informalPREVENT to stop something happening We wanted to go for a picnic, but the rain’s knocked that on the head. knock
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knock something on the headFortunately they didn't knock me on the head or anything which they could have done, couldn't they?
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