Definition of nock

Definition of nock
  1. nock Noun Either of the two grooves in a bow that hold the bowstring.
  2. nock Noun The notch at the rear of an arrow that fits on the bowstring.
  3. nock Noun Misspelling of knock
  4. nock Verb To fit an arrow against the bowstring of a bow or crossbow.
  5. nock Verb To cut a nock in (usually in an arrow's base or the tips of a bow).
  6. knock Noun An abrupt rapping sound, as from an impact of a hard object against wood
  7. knock Noun An impact.
  8. knock Noun a batsman's innings.
  9. knock Noun A type of abnormal combustion occurring in spark ignition engines caused by self-ignition or the characteristic knocking sound associated with it.
  10. knock Verb To rap one's knuckles against something, especially wood.
  11. knock Verb To bump or impact.
  12. knock Verb To denigrate, undervalue.
  13. knock Verb To pass, kick a ball towards another player.
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