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Princeton's WordNet

  1. kick, kicking(noun)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    charge, squawk, beef, rush, bang, recoil, gripe, kick, boot, thrill, flush, bitch

  2. kick, boot, kicking(noun)

    the act of delivering a blow with the foot

    "he gave the ball a powerful kick"; "the team's kicking was excellent"

    Synonyms:
    iron boot, charge, squawk, beef, rush, bang, recoil, the boot, gripe, kick, iron heel, boot, thrill, flush, bitch

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. kicking(a)

    Synonyms:
    recalcitrant, calcitrant, resistant

  2. kicking(n)

    Synonyms:
    spurning, recalcitration, calcitration, winch, opposition, resistance

How to pronounce kicking?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say kicking in sign language?

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How to use kicking in a sentence?

  1. Dan Gainor:

    Obama started feuding with opposition press during the campaign, kicking off reporters from his campaign plane after their outlets endorsed his opponent. Obama then spent his whole presidency attacking media critics -- CNBC, Fox News and Drudge among them -- yet somehow the major media didn't mind.

  2. Diane Frolov:

    What is it about genus arboretum that socks us in the figurative solar plexus We see a logging truck go cruising down the road, stacked with a bunch of those fresh-cut giants, we feel like we lost a brother. Next thing you know, we're in The Brick, we're flopping money down on the bar. Wood. We're under a roof. Wood. We're walking the floors. Wood. Grabbing a pool cue. That's wood. Our friends in the forest carry a set of luggage from the mythical baggage carousel. Tree of life, tree of knowledge, family tree, Buddha's Bodhi tree. Page one of life, in the beginning. Genesis 322. Adam and Eve. They're kicking back in the garden of Eden and boom, they get an eviction notice. Why is that Lest they should also take of the tree of life, eat and live forever. A definitive Yahweh no-no. Be good to yourself, go out and plant a wet one on a tree.

  3. Deputy District Attorney Liz Rodriguez:

    All the defendants participated by punching and kicking Allen, when Hissom returned to help Allen, all six defendants disengaged and mercilessly beat Hissom to death.

  4. Greg Fleming:

    There's a lot of momentum in the U.S. economy and animal spirits – that wonderful phrase – seem to be kicking in, from my vantage point, yes, I do think they'll go in September.

  5. Jim Jordan:

    I would think the highest law enforcement officer in the land should have a say in a decision by Justice Department to( go) kicking in the door of not just any lawyer -- but the lawyer for Donald Trump president.


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