Knock It Off

Meaning of Idiom ‘Knock It Off’ To knock it off means to stop doing something that annoys or irritates you or that is inappropriate or rude. Knock it off means the same as “Stop it.” Usage Usually used as an imperative or order as in “Knock it off, Peter, or I’m going to tell mom.” … Read more

Know Someone from Adam, to not

Meaning of Idiom ‘To Not Know Someone From Adam’ To not know someone from Adam means to not know someone at all, having never met them, or to completely unable recognize them. 1Ayto, John. Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms. Oxford: Oxford U, 2010.,2Ammer, Christine. American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013. Usage “I don’t know him … Read more