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"
kick, boot, kickingnoun
the act of delivering a blow with the foot
"he gave the ball a powerful kick"; "the team's kicking was excellent"
The action of the verb to kick.
In boxing, kicking one's opponent is not allowed.
A violent assault involving repeated kicks.
The bullies pushed the boy over and gave him a kicking.
(often kickin') Terrific, great (of clothes) smart, fashionable.
Alive, active (especially in the phrase alive and kicking)
still kicking at 89
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Rank popularity for the word 'kicking' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4693
The numerical value of kicking in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of kicking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Language is a living, kicking, growing, flitting, evolving reality, and the teacher should spontaneously reflect its vibrant and protean qualities.
I am kicking the hornet’s nest, as much as I can, i think it’s important to lean into the controversy because I know so much more about it now. I think now enough time has passed where people are starting to see the ridiculousness of what happened to me, and they’re seeing other people that Trump has done it [too].
Jeb Bush might be a good candidate because he comes from that family background of kicking butt and taking names.
The other two are alive and kicking. Their blood is totally clear of the Nipah virus.
I'm looking forward to kicking some ass.
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