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Princeton's WordNet

  1. kick, kickingnoun

    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, kickingnoun

    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

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Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. kickingadjective

    Synonyms:
    recalcitrant, calcitrant, resistant

  2. kickingnoun

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

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How to use kicking in a sentence?

  1. Yamil Rodriguez:

    Stop kicking this can down the road and just give them permanent housing, there needs to be a game plan. It's a waste of taxpayer money to be dumping money into hotel stays.

  2. Dan Herbert:

    The school called the police because they were required to make a report, they lied. They said this kid was biting, scratching, kicking other kids. It didn't happen.

  3. Adam Jones:

    Instead of kicking them out of the stadium, they need to fine them 10 grand, 20 grand, 30 grand. Something that really hurts somebody. Make them pay in full. And if they don't, take it out of their check, that's how you hurt somebody. You suspend them from the stadium, what does that mean? It's a slap on the wrist.

  4. Harry S Truman:

    All the president is, is a glorified public relations man who spends his time flattering, kissing, and kicking people to get them to do what they are supposed to do anyway.

  5. William Snyder:

    These companies have kicked the can down the road as long as they can and now they're in danger of kicking the bucket, it's all about liquidity.

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