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Definition of kick
- Kick n
- The act of delivering a blow with the foot; "he gave the ball a powerful kick"; "the team's kicking was excellent" [syn: {boot}, {kicking}]
- The swift release of a store of affective force; "they got a great bang out of it"; "what a boot!"; "he got a quick rush from injecting heroin"; "he does it for kicks" [syn: {bang}, {boot}, {charge}, {rush}, {flush}, {thrill}]
- The backward jerk of a gun when it is fired [syn: {recoil}]
- Informal terms for objecting; "I have a gripe about the service here" [syn: {gripe}, {beef}, {bitch}, {squawk}]
- The sudden stimulation provided by strong drink (or certain drugs); "a sidecar is a smooth drink but it has a powerful kick"
- A rhythmic thrusting movement of the legs as in swimming or calisthenics; "the kick must be synchronized with the arm movements"; "the swimmer's kicking left a wake behind him" [syn: {kicking}] v
- Drive or propel with the foot
- Thrash about or strike out with the feet
- Strike with the foot; "The boy kicked the dog"; "Kick the door down"
- Kick a leg up
- Spring back, as from a forceful thrust; "The gun kicked back into my shoulder" [syn: {kick back}, {recoil}]
- Stop consuming; "kick a habit"
- Make a goal; "He kicked the extra point after touchdown"
- Express complaints, discontent, displeasure, or unhappiness; "My mother complains all day"; "She has a lot to kick about" [syn: {complain}, {plain}, {sound off}, {quetch}, {kvetch}] [ant: {cheer}]
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