knockback


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knockback

[ˈnɒkbæk] N
1. (= rejection) → rechazo m, feo m
to get the knockbacksufrir un feo
2. (= setback) → revés m, duro golpe m

knockback

knock-back [ˈnɒkbæk] n
(= setback) → revers m
(= rejection) → refus m
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Undeterred by that knockback, the ambitious Londoners asked the question again of Wenger again more recently despite being Championship-bound.
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But Ospreys coach Allen Clarke went out of his way to praise him later, saying: "I have to comment on Sam Davies after the knockback he had with not being selected.
EASTENDERS Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri BBC1 Last week's knockback from Aunty Linda clearly hasn't dented barber-boy's confidence one iota.
Dear Editor, The news that Greenwoods of Coleshill, with the loss of over 300 jobs, is to close is a heavy knockback to our town, particularly after the recent closure of Daw Mill colliery.
"For me I don't look at it as a knockback because I never scheduled to race the World Chmapionships," she added.
It was thought Newcastle owner Mike Ashley might be receptive to a significant offer for their star player but the swift knockback suggests the club has no intention of letting Carroll go.
The midfielder is contracted to the Bundesliga outfit until 2010 but the Spaniards now seem to be closing in on the 25-year-old after recently coming up with an improved $14million bid following an initial knockback. And Van der Vaart said: "For me to play at Real is a dream, and if this agreement is eventually sealed I will be a happy man." As well as Van Nistelrooy, fellow Dutchmen Arjen Robben and Wesley Sneijder also star for the La Liga champions.
Dave Artell crossed from the left and Blundell delivered a pinpoint knockback to Asamoah who drilled the ball home from six yards.
Legg said: "We've got some light at the end of the tunnel, but every time things are looking better there seems to be a knockback.
"In this business, you have to be aware that along the way you will get the odd knockback but, if you persevere and want it, it will be there.
I've had a very good spell in my career and it was a long while since I'd had a serious knockback," he said.