What does kicking mean?

Definitions for kicking

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. kick, kicking(noun)

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

    "the kick must be synchronized with the arm movements"; "the swimmer's kicking left a wake behind him"

  2. kick, boot, kicking(noun)

    the act of delivering a blow with the foot

    "he gave the ball a powerful kick"; "the team's kicking was excellent"

Wiktionary

  1. kicking(Noun)

    The action of the verb to kick.

    In boxing, kicking one's opponent is not allowed.

  2. kicking(Noun)

    A violent assault involving repeated kicks.

    The bullies pushed the boy over and gave him a kicking.

  3. kicking(Adjective)

    (often kickin') Terrific, great (of clothes) smart, fashionable.

  4. kicking(Adjective)

    Alive, active (especially in the phrase alive and kicking)

    still kicking at 89

Webster Dictionary

  1. Kicking

    of Kick

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'kicking' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4693

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of kicking in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of kicking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Kevin Meyers:

    When life is kicking others in the teeth, Become a dentist.

  2. Steve King:

    I constructed that fence on the floor of the House, it's kicking around on YouTube.

  3. Clay Brockman:

    What we're looking at is kicking the can down the road and putting this issue into 2015.

  4. Walter Winchell:

    Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.

  5. So I Married an Axe Murderer:

    Charlie You know, Scotland has its own martial arts. Yeah, it's called F-You. It's mostly just head butting and then kicking people when they're on the ground.

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