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Definitions of kick:
  • noun:   the act of delivering a blow with the foot
    Example: "He gave the ball a powerful kick"
  • noun:   a rhythmic thrusting movement of the legs as in swimming or calisthenics
    Example: "The kick must be synchronized with the arm movements"
  • noun:   the sudden stimulation provided by strong drink (or certain drugs)
    Example: "A sidecar is a smooth drink but it has a powerful kick"
  • noun:   informal terms for objecting
  • noun:   the backward jerk of a gun when it is fired
  • noun:   the swift release of a store of affective force
    Example: "He does it for kicks"
  • verb:   kick a leg up
  • verb:   make a goal
    Example: "He kicked the extra point after touchdown"
  • verb:   stop consuming
    Example: "Kick a habit"
  • verb:   strike with the foot
    Example: "The boy kicked the dog"
  • verb:   drive or propel with the foot
  • verb:   thrash about or strike out with the feet
  • verb:   express complaints, discontent, displeasure, or unhappiness
    Example: "She has a lot to kick about"
  • verb:   spring back, as from a forceful thrust
    Example: "The gun kicked back into my shoulder"
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #33512)

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