One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘I could knock up some frames’
make quickly, put together quickly, prepare hastily, build rapidly, whip up, rig up, jerry-build, throw together, cobble together, improvise, devise, contrive
make, prepare, produce, get, get ready, assemble, put together
fix, rustle up
2‘Gloucester knocked up their biggest win of the season’
achieve, attain, accomplish, gain, win, succeed in making, reach, make, get, obtain
score, chalk up, tally, record
clock up, notch up, rack up, bag
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