be knocking on

be knocking on
be knocking on informal be growing old.
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  • Knocking (film) — Knocking is a 2006 documentary film directed by Joel Engardio [Miller, Lisa, Newsweek, May 28, 2007, Belief Watch: Witness,] and Tom Shepard that focuses on the civil liberties fought for by Jehovah s Witnesses.… …   Wikipedia

  • Knocking on wood — Knocking on wood, and the spoken expression knock on wood or touch wood are used to express a desire to avoid tempting fate after making some boast or speaking of one s own death.The expression is usually used in the hope that a good thing will… …   Wikipedia

  • Knocking-in — is a process done to new cricket bats to compress the wood and allow them to be ready for use as most brand new cricket bats will crack or badly dent if used in competition immediately.The Knocking In ProcessAfter the application of a thin layer… …   Wikipedia

  • Knocking — may refer to:*Knocking, Austria, a city in Austria * Knocking , a documentary about Jehovah s WitnessesKnocking may also call to mind:*Engine knocking, or the sound accompanying automotive combustion malfunction*Port knocking, a covert method of… …   Wikipedia

  • Knocking on Heaven’s Door — Knockin on Heaven s Door Песня Bob Dylan с альбома «Pat Garrett Billy the Kid» Выпущена 1973 Записана Жанр Folk rock Длительность …   Википедия

  • Knocking on Heaven's Door — (англ. Стук по двери в небо, Достучаться до небес) известная песня Боба Дилана, участвовавшая в саундтреке к фильму Пэт Гэрретт и Билли Кид. Со временем она была признана классической в творчестве музыканта, подтверждением чему является ее… …   Википедия

  • knocking copy — ➔ copy1 * * * knocking copy UK US noun [U] UK INFORMAL MARKETING ► MARKETING advertising that criticizes another company or its products or services …   Financial and business terms

  • knocking copy — noun Advertising material that denigrates competing products • • • Main Entry: ↑knock * * * ˈknocking copy 7 [knocking copy] noun uncountable ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • Knocking Our Own Ting — is an article length satire written by Evan X Hyde discussing the Battle of St. George s Caye, a naval battle off the coast of Belize occurring in 1798. This battle has been celebrated since 1898 on September 10 as St. George s Caye Day. In the… …   Wikipedia

  • Knocking — Knock ing, n. A beating; a rap; a series of raps. [1913 Webster] The . . . repeated knockings of the head upon the ground by the Chinese worshiper. H. Spencer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • knocking shop — noun Etymology: from gerund of knock “to copulate with”, from knock (I) slang Britain : brothel * * * knockˈing shop or knocking shop noun (slang) A brothel …   Useful english dictionary

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