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Kick 1Definition: To strike, thrust, or hit violently with the foot; as, a horse
kicks a groom; a man
kicks a dog.
Kick 2Definition: To thrust out the foot or feet with violence; to strike out with the foot or feet, as in defense or in bad temper;
esp., to strike backward, as a horse does, or to have a habit of doing so. Hence,
figuratively: To show ugly resistance, opposition, or hostility; to spurn.
Kick 3Definition: To recoil; said of a musket, cannon,
Kick 4Definition: A blow with the foot or feet; a striking or thrust with the foot.
Kick 5Definition: The projection on the tang of the blade of a pocket knife, which
prevents the edge of the blade from striking the spring. See
Illust. of Pocketknife.
Kick 6Definition: A projection in a mold, to form a depression in the surface of the brick.
Kick 7Definition: The recoil of a musket or other firearm, when discharged.
kick 8Definition: the act of delivering a blow with the foot; "he gave the ball a powerful kick"; "the
team''s kicking was excellent"
kick 9Definition: a rhythmic thrusting movement of the legs as in swimming or calisthenics; "the kick must be synchronized with the arm
swimmer''s kicking left a wake behind him"
kick 10Definition: the sudden stimulation provided by strong drink (or certain
drugs); "a sidecar is a smooth drink but it has a powerful kick"
kick 11Definition: informal terms for objecting; "I have a gripe about the service here"
kick 12Definition: the backward jerk of a gun when it is fired
kick 13Definition: 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
kick 14Definition: express
complaints, discontent, displeasure, or unhappiness; "My mother
complains all day"; "She has a lot to kick about"
kick 15Definition: make a goal; "He
kicked the extra point after touchdown"
kick 16Definition: stop consuming; "kick a habit"
kick 17Definition: strike with the foot; "The boy
kicked the dog"; "Kick the door down"
kick 18Definition: spring back, as from a forceful thrust; "The gun
kicked back into my shoulder"
kick 19Definition: drive or propel with the foot
kick 20Definition: thrash about or strike out with the feet
kick 21Definition: kick a leg up