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roundhouse kick

Syllabification: round·house kick

Definition of roundhouse kick in English:

noun

(Chiefly in karate) a kick made with a wide sweep of the leg and rotation of the body.
Example sentences
  • Now you shift your weight, and in response to my final, right-side punch, intercept my movement with a right-leg roundhouse kick.
  • Moon knocked out his opponent just a minute into the bout after catching him in the temple with a reverse roundhouse kick.
  • I jumped over the sweep, but he followed it up with a roundhouse kick that caught me right in the stomach in mid-jump.

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