Definitions for kicking

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word kicking

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"


  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

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