Definition of take the count in English:

take the count

phrase

Boxing
  • Be knocked out.

    • ‘Napapol got Arial Austria to take the count at 40 seconds of the 5th.’
    • ‘James has never been knocked out - stopped, but has never taken the count.’
    • ‘Dalbir made a valiant attempt and pushing Diwakar onto the ropes executed a couple of solid blows, which had Diwakar taking the count.’