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Mum! Jimmy kicked me!
Some children will bite and kick when they get angry.
He kicked the bottle towards the bin and missed.
Southgate kicked the door open.
She felt as if she had been kicked in the stomach.
Amanda has finally managed to kick smoking.
Do you smoke and want to kick the habit?
Let’s get out there and kick some ass!
The decision to kick the proposals into the long grass could come back to haunt all three party leaders.
That issue has now been kicked into touch.
They were forced to kick their heels for nearly a quarter of an hour.
He kicked himself for not having made the obvious connection.
This is the British English definition of kick. View American English definition of kick.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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