knock box

A small container usually provided with a bar used to empty espresso grounds by pounding a portafilter against the sides or the bar.

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  • knock — [näk] vi. [ME knokken < OE cnocian, akin to ON knoka, MHG knochen, to press < echoic base > KNACK] 1. to strike a blow or blows with the fist or some hard object; esp., to rap on a door 2. to bump; collide; clash 3. to make a thumping,… …   English World dictionary

  • knock — [n1] pushing, striking beating, blow, box, clip, conk, cuff, hammering, hit, injury, lick, rap, slap, smack, swat, swipe, thump, whack; concept 189 knock [n2] strong criticism blame, censure, condemnation, defeat, failure, flak, pan, rap, rebuff …   New thesaurus

  • knock — knockless, adj. /nok/, v.i. 1. to strike a sounding blow with the fist, knuckles, or anything hard, esp. on a door, window, or the like, as in seeking admittance, calling attention, or giving a signal: to knock on the door before entering. 2. to… …   Universalium

  • Knock Knock, Who's There? — Infobox ESC entry artist = Mary Hopkin song = flagicon|United Kingdom Knock Knock, Who s There? country = United Kingdom year = 1970 as = with = language = English languages = composer = John Carter and Geoff Stephens lyricist = Carter and… …   Wikipedia

  • knock — v 1. rap, tap, hit, thump, bang, drum, pound, hammer. 2. strike, smite, thwack, smack, cuff, buffet, punch, box, Scot. dunt, Inf. slug; slap, Inf. whack, Inf. clout, Inf. wallop, Inf. crown, Sl. conk, Sl. bop, Sl. belt, Sl. sock; beat, batter,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • Knock Off — Infobox Film name = Knock Off caption = amg id = 1:173485 imdb id = 0120724 writer = Steven E. de Souza starring = Jean Claude Van Damme Lela Rochon Rob Schneider director = Tsui Hark producer = Nansun Shi distributor = Tri Star Pictures released …   Wikipedia

  • Box Hill Hawks Football Club — Infobox aus sport club | clubname = Box Hill Hawks fullname = Box Hill Hawks Football Club emblem = Hawks strip = brown and gold guernsey with large white horse emblem, brown shorts (home), brown and gold hooped socks founded = 1936 sport =… …   Wikipedia

  • box — I n 1. carton, package, pack, container, can, canister, skippet, Gk. and Rom. Antiq. pyxis; case, vasculum, receptacle, Rom. Cath. Ch. monstrance, shrine, reliquary; bin, crib, hutch, bunker; crate, trunk, coffer, casket, caddy, chest, file,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • knock out of the box — verb a) To cause a pitcher to be replaced by heavy hitting. b) To cause something to be replaced by something else. Syn: oust See Also: out of the box …   Wiktionary

  • knock — I. n. 1. Rap (as at a door), clap. 2. Blow, slap, cuff, buffet, box. II. v. n. Rap (as at a door). III. v. a. Beat, strike, hit, bump, slap …   New dictionary of synonyms

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