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Lifting her foot, she aimed a kick at George.
Bobby gave the door a good kick.
Fowler received a kick in the face that broke his jaw.
One man took a running kick at a police officer.
He told the interviewer that to play Hamlet was a real kick for him.
I get a real kick out of seeing my children do well in school.
I just play the banjo for kicks – I'm not very good at it.
He got his kicks from skydiving.
He described the court's decision as a kick in the teeth to the people of Pittsburgh.
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