Definition of 'knell'
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That was the death knell for him.The Sun (2013) The Sun (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The amount of complaints that would come if we still were that band would have been the death knell.The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The unstoppable rise of internet shopping was supposed to sound the death knell of the British high street.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
They are expected to sound the death knell for many specialist and small law firms which rely mainly on legal aid work to survive.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The same factor crops up again and again: having children still sounds the death knell for many careers.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Internet ringing a death knell?Times, Sunday Times (2007)
History suggests that being cast as the villain in such high-pressure situations does not always sound the death knell for a career.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
That, after fearing uncontrollable shaking when attempting to pot balls, would be a career death knell.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The idea that wrinkles or grey hair can sound the death knell for the careers of female TV presenters is beyond appalling.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Definition of knell from the Collins English Dictionary