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Noun: conk  kóngk
Usage: Brit
  1. Informal term for the nose
Verb: conk  kóngk
  1. (driving) come to a stop
    "The car conked in the driveway";
    - stall
  2. Hit, especially on the head
    "The stranger conked him and he fainted"
  3. [informal] Cease to live; lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life
    - die, decease [archaic], perish, go, exit, pass away, expire, pass, kick the bucket [informal], cash in one's chips [informal], buy the farm [N. Amer, informal], give-up the ghost [informal], drop dead, pop off [informal], choke, croak [informal], snuff it [informal], flatline [informal], pop one's clogs [informal]
  4. Pass out from weakness, physical or emotional distress due to a loss of blood supply to the brain
    - faint, swoon, pass out

Derived forms: conks, conked, conking

Type of: black out, change state, halt, hit, nose, olfactory organ, pass out, stop, turn, zonk, zonk out

Encyclopedia: Conk