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Definition of zonk verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    , NAmE//zɔŋk//
    (slang)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they zonk he / she / it zonks past simple zonked -ing form zonking
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  1. 1[intransitive, transitive] to fall asleep quickly or become unconscious; to make someone do this zonk out After two drinks, I usually zonk out. zonk somebody (out) Rowing always zonks me.
  2. 2[transitive] zonk somebody to hit someone very hard The book fell and zonked me on the head.