noun, plural kos. (in India)
a unit of land distance of various lengths from 1 to 3 miles (1.6 to 4.8 km).
[kos, kaws] /kɒs, kɔs/
one of the Greek Dodecanese Islands in the SE Aegean Sea, off the SW coast of Turkey. 111 sq. mi. (287 sq. km).
[noun key-oh, key-oh; verb key-oh] /noun ˈkeɪˈoʊ, ˈkeɪˌoʊ; verb ˈkeɪˈoʊ/ Slang.
noun, plural KO’s.
a knockout in boxing.
verb (used with object), KO’d, KO’ing.
to knock unconscious, especially in a boxing match; knock out.
noun (pl) kos
an Indian unit of distance having different values in different localities. It is usually between 1 and 3 miles or 1 and 5 kilometres Also called coss
an island in the SE Aegean Sea, in the Greek Dodecanese Islands: separated from SW Turkey by the Kos Channel; settled in ancient times by Dorians and became famous for literature and medicine. Pop: 30 947 (2001). Area: 282 sq km (109 sq miles)
verb KO’s, KO’ing, KO’d, k.o.’s, k.o.’ing, k.o.’d
a slang term for knock out See knockout
noun (pl) KO’s, k.o.’s
a slang term for knockout
measure of distance in India (about 2 miles), from Hindi kos, from Sanskrit krosah, literally “a call, a shout;” thus, “distance within which a man’s shout can be heard.”
: aKO punch
A knockout; kayo (1922+ Prizefight)
: He KOed six in a row
[kos-kee-uhs-koh, kos-ee-; for 1 also Polish kawsh-choo sh-kaw] /ˌkɒs kiˈʌs koʊ, ˌkɒs i-; for 1 also Polish kɔʃˈtʃʊʃ kɔ/ noun 1. Thaddeus (Tadeusz Andrzej Bonawentura Kościuszko) 1746–1817, Polish patriot: general in the American Revolutionary army. 2. Mount, the highest mountain in Australia, in SE New South Wales. 7316 feet (2230 meters). /ˌkɒsɪˈʌskəʊ/ noun 1. Thaddeus, […]
/ˌkɒsɪˈʌskəʊ/ noun 1. Mount Kosciuszko, a mountain in Australia, in SE New South Wales in the Australian Alps: the highest peak in Australia. Height: 2230 m (7316 ft)
[kos, kaws] /kɒs, kɔs/ noun 1. one of the Greek Dodecanese Islands in the SE Aegean Sea, off the SW coast of Turkey. 111 sq. mi. (287 sq. km). /kəʊs/ noun (pl) kos 1. an Indian unit of distance having different values in different localities. It is usually between 1 and 3 miles or 1 […]
noun cosh kosher (that is, acceptable or up-to-date)