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Definition of "kicked" []

  • To drive or impel with the foot (verb)
  • To hit with the foot or feet (verb)
  • To strike out or thrash about with the feet, as in fighting or swimming (verb)
  • To raise a leg high, as in dancing (verb)
  • (of a gun, etc) to recoil or strike in recoiling when fired (verb)
  • To make (a conversion or a drop goal) by means of a kick (verb)
  • To score (a goal) by means of a kicked conversion (verb)
  • To score (a goal) by a kick (verb)
  • To put on a sudden spurt (verb)
  • To make a sudden violent movement (verb)
  • (of a ball) to rear up sharply (verb)
  • To object or resist (verb)
  • To be active and in good health (esp in the phrase alive and kicking) (verb)
  • To change gear in (a car, esp a racing car) (verb)
  • To free oneself of (an addiction, etc) (verb)
  • A thrust or blow with the foot (noun)
  • Any of certain rhythmic leg movements used in swimming (noun)
  • The recoil of a gun or other firearm (noun)
  • A stimulating or exciting quality or effect (esp in the phrases get a kick out of or for kicks) (noun)
  • A sudden spurt, acceleration, or boost (noun)
  • A sudden violent movement (noun)
  • The sudden stimulating or intoxicating effect of strong alcoholic drink or certain drugs (noun)
  • Power or force (noun)
  • A temporary enthusiasm (noun)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of kick. (verb)

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  • Empty with nothing left to smoke but ash. (adjective)

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Use "kicked" in a sentence
  • "Perhaps it is a safety concern due to the amount of attention this has been receiving, but if that's the case the term kicked out seems too harsh."
  • "But Hussein kicked the ball right back at the Khartoum government, refusing to pay the fine and choosing instead to spend a month in jail to show solidarity with the thousands of other women, Muslim and non-Muslim, that the so-called Islamic Sudanese regime singles out for its brand of hollow piety."
  • "At midnight Friday May 1, Fiji passes a deadline set by the Pacific Islands Forum to schedule elections to be held this year or be kicked from the regional group."