Definitions for kickstandˈkɪkˌstænd
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a device for supporting a bicycle or motorcycle when not in use, pivoted to the rear axle in such a way that it can be kicked down from a horizontal to a vertical position.
Origin of kickstand:
A levered bar that can be folded down from the frame of a bicycle or motorcycle to prop it upright when not being ridden.
Origin: (the bar is typically kicked into place with the foot, and enables the vehicle to stand)