Kick - Crossword Clue

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BEEF
GRIPE
GROUSE
JOLT
MOAN
PUNT
RECOIL
VIM
ZEST
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BEEF
  1. Grouse
  2. complain; "What was he hollering about?"
  3. cattle that are reared for their meat
  4. informal terms for objecting; "I have a gripe about the service here"
  5. meat from an adult domestic bovine
GRIPE
  1. complain; "What was he hollering about?"
  2. informal terms for objecting; "I have a gripe about the service here"
GROUSE
  1. complain; "What was he hollering about?"
  2. popular game bird having a plump body and feathered legs and feet
  3. hunt grouse
  4. flesh of any of various grouse of the family Tetraonidae; usually roasted; flesh too dry to broil
JOLT
  1. disturb (someone's) composure; "The audience was jolted by the play"
  2. move or cause to move with a sudden jerky motion
  3. an abrupt spasmodic movement
  4. a sudden jarring impact; "the door closed with a jolt"; "all the jars and jolts were smoothed out by the shock absorbers"
MOAN
  1. indicate pain, discomfort, or displeasure; "The students groaned when the professor got out the exam booklets"; "The ancient door soughed when opened"
  2. an utterance expressing pain or disapproval
  3. complain
PUNT
  1. (football) a kick in which the football is dropped from the hands and kicked before it touches the ground; "the punt traveled 50 yards"; "punting is an important part of the game"
  2. an open flat-bottomed boat used in shallow waters and propelled by a long pole
  3. formerly the basic unit of money in Ireland; equal to 100 pence
  4. place a bet on; "Which horse are you backing?"; "I'm betting on the new horse"
  5. propel with a pole; "pole barges on the river"; "We went punting in Cambridge"
  6. kick the ball
RECOIL
  1. spring back, as from a forceful thrust; "The gun kicked back into my shoulder"
  2. spring back; spring away from an impact; "The rubber ball bounced"; "These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide"
  3. draw back, as with fear or pain; "she flinched when they showed the slaughtering of the calf"
  4. come back to the originator of an action with an undesired effect; "Your comments may backfire and cause you a lot of trouble"
  5. a movement back from an impact
  6. the backward jerk of a gun when it is fired
VIM
  1. an imaginative lively style (especially style of writing);
  2. a healthy capacity for vigorous activity; "jogging works off my excess energy"; "he seemed full of vim and vigor"
ZEST
  1. a tart spicy quality
  2. add herbs or spices to
  3. vigorous and enthusiastic enjoyment
Clue Database Last Updated: 15/12/2018 9:00am

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