Strike or propel forcibly with the foot
An indentation in the bottom of a glass bottle, diminishing the internal capacity
Stop engaging in a habitual practice
she kicked the ball over the fence
(Especially of a device or drug) become activated; come into effect
A type of kick used in tae kwon do and other martial arts, in which the opponent’s head is struck with the heel of the foot
(Formerly, in football) a kick made by dropping the ball and kicking after it touches the ground
A kick, especially in rugby, made while the ball is still in the air
(In soccer and rugby) an unimpeded kick of the stationary ball awarded to one side as a penalty for a foul or infringement by the other side
A movement used in swimming, especially in the breast stroke, in which the legs are brought toward the body with the knees bent and the feet together and then kicked outward before being brought together again, all in one continuous movement
A free kick taken by the defending side from within their goal area after attackers send the ball over the end line outside the goal
A kick with the foot high in the air, for example in dancing or martial arts
Act in a forceful or aggressive manner
Be at leisure; relax
(Of a football game, soccer game, etc.) be started or resumed after a score by a player kicking the ball from a designated spot
Forceful, vigorous, and aggressive
A device for changing gear in a motor vehicle with automatic transmission by full depression of the accelerator
A bass drum played using a pedal
A turn carried out while stationary by lifting first one and then the other ski through 180°
To kick more, further, or better than.
A hip pocket.
And with object = punt.
A fast low kick to a teammate
The entry oil or gas, typically by accident, into the annular space between a drill pipe and its casing; especially loss of normal mud circulation as a result of the pressure in a well exceeding that of the drilling mud being pumped into it.
An informal game in which a football is kicked between two groups of players
(In soccer or rugby) a kick to the side of the ball causing it to follow a curved line in the air, typically in order to avoid interception by an opponent
A place kick taken by the attacking side from a corner of the field after the ball has been sent over the end line outside the goal by a defender
(Of a thing) lie unwanted or unexploited
A form of martial art that combines boxing with elements of karate, in particular kicking with bare feet
A metal plate at the base of a door or panel to protect it from damage or wear
An inverted pleat in a narrow skirt to allow freedom of movement
Start (an engine on a motorcycle) with a downward thrust of a pedal
An intentionally short kickoff that travels forward the required distance of 10 yards, which the kicking team can attempt to recover
A punt made from a passing or running formation rather than from a punting formation, intended to surprise the defence.
if the project isn't kick-started soon, it's going to be dropped altogether
A kick in which one leg is moved in front of the other in the air; especially (Association Football) an overhead kick, typically executed with the feet off the ground and often involving a shot at goal.
A brisk, alternating, up-and-down movement of the legs when swimming with certain strokes, such as the crawl
Express resentment at or frustration with (an institution or restriction)
A free kick at the goal from the penalty spot (which only the goalkeeper is allowed to defend), awarded to the attacking team after a foul within the penalty area by an opponent
(In various sports, particularly swimming and soccer) a kick in which the legs make a sharp snapping movement like the blades of a pair of scissors
(Chiefly in karate) a kick made with a wide sweep of the leg and rotation of the body
Denoting soccer played vigorously but with little skill
Beat, dominate, or defeat someone
Object loudly or publicly to something
Contribute something, especially money
Remove something, especially shoes, by striking out vigorously with the foot or feet
Expel or dismiss someone
Have a lively, enjoyable time
Remove someone from an influential position in a business by giving them an ostensible promotion