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Noun: clocks  klóks
  1. European weed naturalized in southwestern United States and Mexico having reddish decumbent stems with small fernlike leaves and small deep reddish-lavender flowers followed by slender fruits that stick straight up; often grown for forage
    - redstem storksbill, alfilaria, alfileria, filaree, filaria, pin grass, pin clover, Erodium cicutarium
Noun: clock  klók
  1. A timepiece that shows the time of day
Verb: clock  klók
  1. Measure the time or duration of an event or action or the person who performs an action in a certain period of time
    "he clocked the runners";
    - time
  2. [UK, informal] Hit hard
    "He clocked his opponent";
    - sock [informal], bop [informal], whop [informal], whap [N. Amer, informal], bonk [informal], bash [informal], clonk [informal], boink [N. Amer, informal], whack [informal], wham [informal], wallop [informal], lamp [UK, informal], belt [informal]
  3. [Brit, informal] See, notice or watch
    "they clocked our faces"

Type of: heron's bill, hit, horologe [archaic], measure, quantify, quantitate, storksbill, timekeeper, timepiece

Encyclopedia: Clocks