knock it off


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knock it off

Quit or stop doing something, as in Knock it off, boys! That's enough noise. This term is often used as an imperative. [Colloquial; c. 1900] Also see knock off.
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knock it off

INFORMAL
If you tell someone to knock it off, you are telling them to stop doing something that is annoying you. The look on her face told me she had no idea what I was trying to do, but whatever it was I had better knock it off.
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knock it off

Slang
To stop doing something. Often used in the imperative: He asked us to knock it off.
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