be knocking on the door

be knocking on the door

To be trying to become involved in some group or venture. If that kid is knocking on the door, you better let him join the team—he's really talented.
See also: door, knock, on

be knocking on the door

If you are knocking on the door of a club or group, you are trying to join it or become part of it. They are two players I'm sure will be knocking on the England door soon. Until recently women were knocking on the door of a man's world asking to be let in.
See also: door, knock, on
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I am going to be knocking on the door for the WBA title if I win on Saturday," Mathews said.
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