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Synonyms for kick

boot

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kick against something

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  • oppose
  • resist
  • complain about
  • object to
  • protest against
  • spurn
  • rebel against
  • grumble about
  • gripe about

kick off

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kick someone off something

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  • dismiss from
  • ban from
  • exclude from
  • bar from
  • discharge from
  • exile from
  • banish from
  • evict from
  • oust from
  • expatriate from
  • blackball from
  • throw you out of
  • send packing from
  • turf you out
  • show you the door out of

kick someone out

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kick something around

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Synonyms for kick

to express negative feelings, especially of dissatisfaction or resentment

to express opposition, often by argument

to desist from, cease, or discontinue (a habit, for example)

kick around: to speak together and exchange ideas and opinions about

kick in: to give in common with others

kick out: to put out by force

an expression of dissatisfaction or a circumstance regarded as a cause for such expression

a stimulating or intoxicating effect

a strong, pleasant feeling of excitement or stimulation

a temporary concentration of interest

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a clever, unexpected new trick or method

Synonyms for kick

the act of delivering a blow with the foot

the swift release of a store of affective force

the backward jerk of a gun when it is fired

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informal terms for objecting

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the sudden stimulation provided by strong drink (or certain drugs)

a rhythmic thrusting movement of the legs as in swimming or calisthenics

drive or propel with the foot

thrash about or strike out with the feet

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spring back, as from a forceful thrust

References in classic literature ?
Up to this time the Captain had been on the ferocious offensive, and he was in the act of following up the kick when Michael regained his feet and soared up in the air, not for leg or thigh, but for the throat.
A fortunate kick hurled Michael away and enabled the sailor to intervene once again with the mop.
Not with the smouldering, smothering, choking hysteria that still worked in the fox-terriers did he listen, nor with quivering of muscles and jumps of over-wrought nerves, but coolly, composedly, as if no battle royal had just taken place and no rips of teeth and kicks of feet still burned and ached his body.
here's the punt-about; come along and try your hand at a kick.
And on each side of old Brooke, who is now standing in the middle of the ground and just going to kick off, you see a separate wing of players-up, each with a boy of acknowledged prowess to look to--here Warner, and there Hedge; but over all is old Brooke, absolute as he of Russia, but wisely and bravely ruling over willing and worshipping subjects, a true football king.
They may well be angry, for it is all Lombard Street to a china orange that the School-house kick a goal with the ball touched in such a good place.
But now Griffith's baskets are empty, the ball is placed again midway, and the School are going to kick off.
The ball is just at equal distances between the two, and they rush together, the young man of seventeen and the boy of twelve, and kick it at the same moment.
Crab Jones catches it for a moment; but before he can kick, the rush is upon him and passes over him; and he picks himself up behind them with his straw in his mouth, a little dirtier, but as cool as ever.
We get a minute's breathing-time before old Brooke kicks out, and he gives the word to play strongly for touch, by the three trees.
Tickets for Saturday's events - including the World Kickboxing Championships and "Who Wants to Kick a Millionaire's Butt?
Taylor scored on a 20-yard free kick in the 67th minute for Royal (17-6-4), which was outshot 9-1.
As a rookie in 1996, he caught Dallas kick returner Herschel Walker from behind to save a touchdown.
A low twisting kick is used against an opponent who is straight in front of you, and is targeted at their inner thigh.
The kick off at the beginning of the second half went straight out and quick thinking from John Broxson and Andrew Soutar saw a quick lineout being taken at half way and Soutar drew the full back before feeding Broxson for the score.