Found 3 items, similar to kick.
English → Indonesian
gepak, keluhan, memukul, menendang, menyepak, perangsang, sentakan, sepak, tendangan
English → English
n 1: the act of delivering a blow with the foot; “he gave the
ball a powerful kick”
; “the team's kicking was
2: the swift release of a store of affective force; “they got a
great bang out of it”
; “what a boot!”
; “he got a quick
rush from injecting heroin”
; “he does it for kicks”
3: the backward jerk of a gun when it is fired [syn: recoil
4: informal terms for objecting; “I have a gripe about the
5: the sudden stimulation provided by strong drink (or certain
drugs); “a sidecar is a smooth drink but it has a powerful
6: a rhythmic thrusting movement of the legs as in swimming or
calisthenics; “the kick must be synchronized with the arm
; “the swimmer's kicking left a wake behind him”
v 1: drive or propel with the foot
2: thrash about or strike out with the feet
3: strike with the foot; “The boy kicked the dog”
; “Kick the
4: kick a leg up
5: spring back, as from a forceful thrust; “The gun kicked back
into my shoulder”
[syn: kick back
6: stop consuming; “kick a habit”
7: make a goal; “He kicked the extra point after touchdown”
8: express complaints, discontent, displeasure, or unhappiness;
“My mother complains all day”
; “She has a lot to kick
, sound off
English → English
, v. i.
1. To thrust out the foot or feet with violence; to strike
out with the foot or feet, as in defense or in bad temper;
esp., to strike backward, as a horse does, or to have a
habit of doing so. Hence, (figuratively): To show ugly
resistance, opposition, or hostility; to spurn.
I should kick, being kicked. --Shak.
2. To recoil; -- said of a musket, cannon, etc.; also called
3. (Football) To make a kick as an offensive play.
4. To complain strenuously; to object vigorously.
5. To resist.
(k[i^]k), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Kicked
pr. & vb. n. Kicking
.] [W. cicio, fr. cic foot.]
1. To strike, thrust, or hit violently with the foot; as, a
horse kicks a groom; a man kicks a dog.
He [Frederick the Great] kicked the shins of his
2. To evict or remove from a place or position, usually with
out or off; as, they kicked him off the staff; he was
kicked out of the restaurant; the landlord kicked them out
of the apartment for making too much noise.
3. (Sport) To score (goals or points) by kicking; as, they
kicked three field goals in the game.
4. To discontinue; -- usually used of habitual activities;
as, to kick a habit; he kicked his drug habit.
To kick the beam
, to fit up and strike the beam; -- said of
the lighter arm of a loaded balance; hence, to be found
wanting in weight. --Milton.
To kick the bucket
, to lose one's life; to die. [Colloq. &
To kick oneself
, to experience strong regret; as, he kicked
himself for not investing in the stock market in 1995.
[1913 Webster +PJC]
1. A blow with the foot or feet; a striking or thrust with
A kick, that scarce would move a horse,
May kill a sound divine. --Cowper.
2. The projection on the tang of the blade of a pocket knife,
which prevents the edge of the blade from striking the
spring. See Illust. of Pocketknife
3. (Brickmaking) A projection in a mold, to form a depression
in the surface of the brick.
4. The recoil of a musket or other firearm, when discharged.
5. A surge of pleasure; a thrill; -- usually used in the
phrase get a kick out of; as, I always get a kick out of
watching an ice skater do a quadruple jump. [informal]