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kick against

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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theykick against
he/she/itkicks against
present participlekicking against
past tensekicked against
past participlekicked against
  1. kick against someone/something to react against someone or something that you do not like but cannot change

    Katherine has an instinct for kicking against the establishment.

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