Definition of kickstand in English:


Line breaks: kick|stand
Pronunciation: /ˈkɪkstand


A metal rod attached to a bicycle or motorcycle, lying horizontally when not in use, that may be kicked into a vertical position to support the vehicle when it is stationary.
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  • Gandoff stopped the motorcycle and kicked down the kickstand.
  • Another one involved me and a bunch of friends sitting around on motorcycles talking about them and flipping our kickstands and stuff.
  • Kaeldra snapped the kickstand aside, uttered a few necessary words and the motorcycle roared to life.

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