What does KOW stand for?

Knock on wood

A popular superstitious saying that means a person is hoping for good luck.

The saying derives from the belief that touching, tapping, or knocking wood would protect them. The knocking is done for protection after remarking about good fortune or boasting. While the saying is popular, the acronym is used primarily when chatting online or texting.


"How you doing in basketball?
Great, we r undefeated, KOW."

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Last Updated: June 11, 2014

KOW definition

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