noknock

no-knock

[noh-nok]
adjective
2.
Law. that authorizes law-enforcement officers to enter premises unannounced and without identifying themselves: a no-knock narcotics policy.

Origin:
1965–70, Americanism

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To noknock
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: nok
Next Definition: nokyo
Words Near: noknock
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for noknock
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing noknock
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature