Definitions for L-kick

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Wiktionary

  1. L-kick(Noun)

    Capoeira and breakdancing (and other dance forms) movement executed by throwing the body into a cartwheel, and before completing the wheel, the body flexes while supported by one hand at the ground. One leg is brought downwards and forwards in a kicking motion while the other remains in the air.

Freebase

  1. L-kick

    An L-kick is a movement in capoeira, breakdancing and other martial arts and dance forms. It is executed by throwing the body into a cartwheel motion, but rather than completing the wheel, the body flexes while supported by one hand on the ground. One leg is brought downwards and forwards in a kicking motion while the other remains in the air. The kick is sometimes held, like a freeze, then returned to standing. Variations include a shotgun kick, in which the non-kicking leg is bent dramatically towards the body so that the legs resemble a shotgun shape, an elbow L-kick where the kick is supported by the elbow and forearm placed on the ground rather than just a hand, and a capoeira switch where L-kicks are performed with first one leg then the other, in different directions and without landing the cartwheel motion. The move was introduced to the b boy world by Chris Gatdula aka Cristyle of the acclaimed dance group Jabbawockeez.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of L-kick in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of L-kick in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Volodymyr Knyr:

    Any kick makes you quick.

  2. Brad Ward:

    Be careful. It has a bit of a kick.

  3. Somchai Na Bangchang:

    We did not push back the boat or kick them out.

  4. Mark McGoldrick:

    It’s got kick, but it also has a lot of flavor.

  5. Barry Blackwell:

    Cocaine was a lot easier to kick than cigarettes.

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